Ontario Takes additional steps to protect seniors in retirement homes and EO Amendments

Summary Today, the Ontario government made amendments to the Retirement Homes Act, 2010 regulation, enabling the Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority (RHRA) to better support seniors living in retirement homes during the COVID-19 outbreak. The regulation change increases the emergency payment the RHRA can pay to eligible retirement home residents from $2,000 to $3,500. In the […]

backcountry camping

Summary Our government is gradually reintroducing camping in Ontario Parks and on Crown land to give people more opportunity to enjoy the outdoors while staying safe during this time. Today, Minister Yurek and Minister Yakabuski announced that as of Monday, June 1st, limited backcountry camping will be available at Ontario Parks and on Crown land, including […]