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Federal govt. announces $6.5M for COVID-19 voluntary isolation site in Peel Region – Nov.  26, 2020

Federal govt. announces $6.5M for COVID-19 voluntary isolation site in Peel Region – Nov. 26, 2020

November 26, 2020 10:07 am
Federal, Video

 



Health Minister Patty Hajdu holds a videoconference to announce $6.5 million in federal funding over 16 months for the Peel Region to establish a voluntary isolation site for residents who have COVID-19 or have been exposed to it. The site will help individuals who cannot safely self-isolate due to reasons such as crowded housing, The Peel Region is currently under lockdown, along with Toronto, amid a spike in COVID-19 cases. The minister is joined by Dr. Lawrence Loh, Peel Region’s medical officer of health.