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Toronto hold epilepsy pilot program

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Toronto – Toronto Mayor John Tory attended the Epilepsy Toronto “Securing Futures” graduation alongside Dr Eileen de Villa, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health and others. He said: “Pleasure to attend the event. I’m so thankful for this innovative pilot program that is empowering vulnerable adults with Epilepsy with the tools and resources they need to live with greater independence.”

Easter Parade Covid 19 vax clinic in Toronto

Easter Parade Covid-19 vax clinic in Toronto this Sunday

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Toronto – This Sunday, Toronto Public Health (TPH) is partnering with the Toronto Beaches Lions Easter Parade and Toronto Fire Services to host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic along this year’s Easter Parade route, allowing parade-goers to hop to getting vaccinated while taking in the festivities. The clinic is part of Team Toronto’s continuing efforts to bring COVID-19 vaccination opportunities to …

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Offering vaccination for grade 7-12 students at school clinics

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Toronto – Starting this week, Toronto Public Health (TPH) will offer additional opportunities for students to initiate or catch up on their school immunization program vaccines at local school clinics. The Hepatitis B, Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Meningococcal vaccines will be available to students in grade 7 to 12 who have missed starting or completing their school vaccine series due …

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Toronto launches 3rd Dose Drive 

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Toronto – Mayor John Tory announced the City of Toronto’s Third Dose Drive to help as many residents as possible get their third COVID-19 vaccine dose. Mayor Tory and Dr Eileen de Villa, Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health, outlined the strategy to deliver more third doses as quickly as possible during a visit to the Vax And Ride COVID-19 vaccination …

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Toronto to remove most face mask requirements as of Mar 21

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Toronto – The City of Toronto will continue to follow provincial guidance on face masks and will lift masking requirement for visitors in most City facilities when most provincial masking regulations are lifted on Monday, March 21. Following Province of Ontario guidance, starting next week masks will no longer be required in settings such as retail stores, bars, restaurants, gyms, …

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Toronto calls for equitable distribution of Covid-19 vaccines

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Toronto – Toronto’s Medical Officer Health Dr. Eileen de Villa joins other public health leaders in a joint call on G20 nations to take immediate action on global COVID-19 vaccine equity. Dr. de Villa signed a joint letter with public health leaders from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, France, Spain, United Kingdom, United States and Uruguay urging some of the world’s …