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York Region COVID-19 Guidance

SITE UNDER CONSTRUCTION. An online repository of guidance documents relevant to COVID-19 for use of York Region Public Health



Reopening Ontario 

As of June 30th, 2021 at 12.01 a.m. Ontario moved to Stage Two of the Re-opening Plan having exceeded  both single and second vaccination rates.  

Currently the following is permitted with restrictions:

  • Outdoor social gatherings and organized public events for up to 25 people
  • Indoor social gatherings and organized public events for up to 5 people
  • Outdoor dining for up to 6 people per table
  • Essential and other select retail permitted at 50% capacity
  • Non-essential retail capacity at 25%
  • Stores in shopping malls open, with restrictions
  • Overnight camps
  • Personal care services where face coverings can be worn at all times at 25% capacity



The COVID-19  LibGuide is a repository and compilation of guidance documents, reports, and grey literature  related to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

  • Click  on the tab Canadian government guidance for the latest related COVID-19 government guidance from key Canadian government agencies/organizations

  • Refer to the left hand side navigation bar for a list of subject topics. Each webpage is further subdivided jurisdictionally including both Canadian and international content.
  • To search for a specific document staff can  type keywords in the "Search this Guide" box located at the top  the homepage. 

While we will try our best to keep the LibGuide current, with the rapidly changing situation and the enormous amount of information readily available, we may miss something.  If you find a document which is not posted on the site please send it to Cindy or Maria, and we will add it. If you discover a broken link please let us know. Every effort to keep it up-to date will be made on a regular basis.

If you have any questions or comments please contact library staff.

What's New



Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. Guidance for the Health Care Sector

Public Health Ontario(PHO). COVID-19 Health Care Resources

Science Table. COVID-19 Scientific Advisory for Ontario


Centre for Disease Control (CDC). COVID-19. What's New 

European Centre for Disease Control (ECDC). COVID-19 

World Health Organization(WHO). COVID-19 Technical Guidance