My Statement on Voluntary Accommodation Options to Support Self-Isolation

Toronto's Board of Health is meeting next week on Thursday, June 2, to consider voluntary accommodation options for people who...

My Statement on Toronto Moving into Stage 2 of Reopening

Today, the Ontario Government announced that Toronto will be joining much of Ontario in transitioning to Stage 2 in the...

COVID-19 Updates - June 19th

Dear friends, Yesterday we reached a tragic milestone in our city: 1,000 Torontonians have lost their lives to COVID-19. These...

Toronto Public Health Meets and Exceeds Case and Contact Tracing Target

Over the past week, our Toronto Public Health team has consistently exceeded the Province’s case and contact management target of...

My Statement on 1,000 COVID-19 Deaths in Toronto

Today we reached a tragic milestone in our city: 1,000 Torontonians have lost their lives to COVID-19. These people were...

COVID-19 Updates - June 12th

Dear friends, We are going to have to learn to live with the ongoing threat of COVID-19. Without a vaccine,...

Toronto Public Health Expands Case and Contact Tracing Work

Case and contact tracing, where public health staff work with COVID-19 patients to trace and isolate their recent contacts, is...

Toronto Board of Health Meeting and COVID-19 Updates - June 8th

Dear friends, At today’s virtual meeting of the Toronto Board of Health, the Board moved ahead with COVID-19 recovery planning...

Statement on the Province's Re-opening Measures

Today, the Ontario Government announced plans for a second stage of re-opening. I am relieved that the Province has agreed...

Board of Health Meeting Update: COVID-19 Recovery, Overdose Prevention, and Addressing Anti-Black Racism

We must continue applying a public health lens to every step we take. That’s as true when it comes to...