Tag: Toronto Public Health

New measures come into effect today for apartments and condominiums and food and drink establishments to help stop the spread of COVID-19

Beginning today, new measures come into effect that require masks or face coverings to be worn in common areas in apartments and condominiums and additional requirements for food and drink establishments to protect the health and safety of our communities by helping to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Last week, Toronto City Council voted in… Read more »

City of Toronto announces Family Well-Being Plan

Mayor John Tory announced the City of Toronto‚Äôs Family Well-Being Plan developed in partnership with community agencies and social service providers, to highlight the supports available to those who may be experiencing family violence during the pandemic. Inspired by the provincial #HereToHelpON social media campaign, the City has partnered with the following agencies to develop… Read more »

Toronto Public Health releases new socio-demographic COVID-19 data

Given Toronto’s racial diversity, large number of newcomers, and high proportion of people living with lower-income, Toronto Public Health (TPH) launched important work to understand if Toronto residents were also inequitably affected by COVID-19. Today, TPH has released the findings and trends from recently collected individual-level COVID-19 case data on reported ethno-racial identity, household income,… Read more »