First COVID-19 vaccination in Leeds, Grenville and Lanark

by The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit The shipment of COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine to Kingston Health Science Centre (KHSC) this week marks the...

The gift that keeps on taking

In a season of giving, there’s one thing we really don’t want to give or receive. The covid-19 situation in this region has become...

Leeds, Grenville and Lanark Region moved to Yellow – Protect Level

from the Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit On December 9, the government of Ontario announced that the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark region will...
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Local municipalities respond to changes to Conservation Authority Act

Local municipalities are responding to a proposed piece of legislation that will seriously limit the work of conservation authorities across the province. Bill 229...

Ministers’ COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Task Force named

Last Friday, the Ontario government announced the appointment of nine members of the new Ministers' COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Task Force. The task force, chaired...
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Pressure grows to remove Schedule 6 from Bill 229

Municipalities have joined the call to remove proposed changes to conservation authorities from the provincial budget bill. More than just a budget, Bill 229...
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Ontario looks for workers for the Long-Term Care Sector

The Ford government has committed itself to increasing the hours of direct care for each long-term care resident to an average of four hours...

New tax credit to help seniors live at home longer

The Ontario Government is introducing a new tax credit to enable seniors to remain at home longer by making their homes more accessible through...

New measure for COVID-19 from the Medical Officer of Health

by the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit Our experience is that people in our community with COVID-19 and their contacts follow public health...

Government mandates face covering/mask use for business and organizations

Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit On October 5, 2020, the Government of Ontario implemented new provincial requirements for the use of mask or...