Gradual plan to reopen Ontario
Ontario Releases Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario and Manage COVID-19 for the Long-Term
Gradual, cautious approach to manage COVID-19 now and moving forward
TORONTO — The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, has released A Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario and Manage COVID-19 for the Long-Term, which outlines the province’s gradual approach to lifting remaining public health and workplace safety measures by March 2022. The plan will be guided by the ongoing assessment of key public health and health care indicators and supported by
October 22, 2021
Verify Ontario App available for Businesses
The Ontario government is making the enhanced vaccine certificate with an official QR code and the free, made-in Ontario verification app, Verify Ontario, available for download. Together, these tools will make it easier, more secure and convenient for individuals to provide proof of vaccination where required to do so and for businesses and organizations to verify vaccine certificates while protecting people’s privacy.
The COVID-19 vaccination portal is open for any individual to download their enhanced vaccine certificate.
The current vaccine receipt without a QR code remains
October 19, 2021
Playbook tackles action gap on Mental Health
Ontario Chamber, on behalf of the chamber network, releases “Mental Wellness in the Workplace: A Playbook for Employers”
While concerns around workplace mental health predates the pandemic, COVID-19 has, without question, exacerbated the problem.
Although most businesses recognize the importance of investing in mental health, few have put a formal strategy in place, creating a mental health action gap. Today, with support from Sun Life, on behalf of the chamber network, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) released resources to help them close the gap: Mental Wellness in the
October 7, 2021
50th Golf Tournament was a great success.
The Belleville Chamber’s 50th Golf Tournament threatened to be shut down after a wet Wednesday earlier in September, but thanks to Crimestoppers, who were planning their 1st Mike Letwin Memorial Golf Tournament, we were able to join forces a week later.
More than 120 golfers took to the links on Wednesday, September 29th to enjoy golf, a putting contest, with the added excitement of the 2nd Corporate Challenge; a side game, modified from the original version from the 80s and 90s. The game combined points for a variety of activities and some faux pas on the course, like hitting a
October 5, 2021
Province releases guidance for vaccination policy
Ontario Releasing Guidance to Support Proof of Vaccination Policy
Province Continues to Expand Third Dose Eligibility for Those at Highest Risk of COVID-19
As the province continues to respond to the fourth wave of the pandemic driven by the highly transmissible Delta variant, the government is further protecting Ontarians through continued actions that encourage every eligible person to get vaccinated and help stop the spread of COVID-19.
Today the government released the regulations and guidance for businesses and organizations to support them in implementing
September 14, 2021