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Ontario expanding mental health and addictions support for youth

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Ontario expanding mental health and addictions support for youth

Six new youth Wellness Hubs will help up to 12,000 youth Ontario is investing in six new youth wellness hubs to help more youth access the mental health and addictions services they need, close to home. One is scheduled for the Niagara Region. Michael Coteau, Minister of Children and Youth Services, made the announcement Thursday […]

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Ontario boosting support for music education in schools

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Ontario boosting support for music education in schools

Province restoring musical instruments and supporting music programs Ontario is partnering with Canada’s music industry to refurbish and restore musical instruments in schools, and boost music education programming. Indira Naidoo-Harris, Minister of Education, was at St. Joseph’s College School in Toronto Tuesday May 2/2018 to announce that the province is investing in Music Canada’s musical instrument refurbishment […]

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You can now renew your Ontario Health Card online

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You can now renew your Ontario Health Card online

Skip the line and visit ServiceOntario.ca/RenewCards People across Ontario can now renew their photo health card online at ServiceOntario.ca/RenewCards. To renew a health card online, people in Ontario need: A valid driver’s licence to verify identity as a security measure To have lived at the same address at least 90 days prior to renewing To keep […]

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Better protections for renters

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Better protections for renters

Ontario’s standard lease in effect as of April 30/2018 Ontario is increasing protections for renters with an easy-to-understand standard lease for new private residential leases, now in effect across the province. Premier Kathleen Wynne was at Charles Hastings Co-Op Housing Inc. Tuesday May 1/2018 with Peter Milczyn, Minister of Housing and Han Dong, MPP for Trinity-Spadina, to […]

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Ontario and Canada support better water quality for Lake Erie

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Ontario and Canada support better water quality for Lake Erie

Partnering with Ducks Unlimited Canada to create and restore wetlands Ontario, in partnership with the Government of Canada, is improving water quality, restoring valuable habitats and supporting environmental protection for wetlands around Lake Erie. Through a partnership with Ducks Unlimited Canada, private landowners and conservation organizations, both the federal and Ontario governments have created 75 […]

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More long-term care beds for Welland Francophone seniors

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More long-term care beds for Welland Francophone seniors

Ontario supporting seniors, caregivers and families with 30,000 new beds across the province Ontario is creating 66 new long-term care beds in Welland to help seniors better access high-quality care and continue to live happy and healthy lives. Residents of the Foyer Richelieu will have access to French-speaking services, which will support better communications with […]

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