Cultural Awareness Day

 March 17th is Cultural Awareness Day, which includes a fantastic showcase of Asian culture and heritage! We each play an important role in creating harmonious relationships across cultures. With my Private Member’s bill, Anti-Asian Racism Education Month in May, we share a great opportunity to reinforce the message that racism and discrimination has no place […]

Retaining and hiring more nurses is one more way Ontario is creating a stronger health care workforce so that patients can access the care they need, when they need it.

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, nurses have stayed on the front lines with remarkable dedication and selflessness as they care for our sick and most vulnerable Ontarians.   A strong nursing workforce is crucial to supporting the province’s recovery in the months and years ahead. That’s why our government is investing $763 million to provide Ontario’s […]

This Centre is the first of its kind and will give first responders such as firefighters, paramedics, nurses and police officers the specialized, best-in-class treatment that they need and deserve.

Our government is investing $1 million for Runnymede Healthcare Centre’s First Responders Post-Traumatic Stress Injury Rehabilitation Treatment and Assessment Centre. The new Centre will provide a comprehensive mental health rehabilitation program to first responders affected by work-related stress or trauma, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Ontario’s first responders and nurses put their lives on the […]