COVID-19 Resources for Individuals, Families and Seniors

There are a number of resources, supports and programs available to individuals, families and businesses during these challenging times. Please click on the following links and resources below to access the information.

Federal Government

The Federal Government has released a number of measures, programs and supports for individuals, seniors, families and businesses due to COVID-19. Click HERE to visit their Economic Response Plan. 

Canada COVID-19 App

Provincial Government

Click HERE to visit the Province of Ontario's website and find out about information and supports available.

January 13, 2021: Ontario to Vaccinate up to 8.5 Million in Phase 2

January 12, 2021: Updated Enhanced Public Health and Workplace Safety Measures in the Province-wide Shutdown 

Ontario's COVID-19 Response Framework: Keeping Ontario Safe and Open

December 30, 2020 Press Release: Ontario Releases Ethical Framework for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution
December 21, 2020 Press release: Ontario announces Provincewide Shutdown to stop spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives
December 18, 2020 Press release: Ontario Taking Further Action to Limit the Spread of COVID-19
December 10, 2020 Press release: Ontario Extends COVID-19 Orders
December 1, 2020 Press Release: Ontario Collaborates with Industry Experts to Plan the COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout
November 30, 2020 Press Release: Ontario Providing Additional Financial Support for Young Learners
November 25, 2020 Press Release: Celebrate the Holiday Season Safely
November 20, 2020 Press Release: Ontario ExtendsCOVID-19 Orders
October 20, 2020 Press Release: Ontario Extends COVID-19 Provincial Orders to Protect the Public
July 13, 2020 Press Release: Nearly all Businesses and Public Spaces to Re-Open in Stage 3
June 17, 2020 Press Release: Ontario Extends State of Emergency until July 10th
June 19, 2020 Press Release: Ontario Prepares for the Safe Re-Opening of Schools

NEMI Vulnerable Persons Network

If you are a resident of NEMI and are in need of assistance, a group of volunteers are building a network to make sure everybody has a helping hand during this public health emergency. If you want your name added to this network, please call Debbie at the Expositor Office at (705) 368-2744 or after hours email: expositor@manitoulin.ca 

Hydro One Pandemic Relief Program

Hydro One has created a Pandemic Relief Program to help Hydro One customers who are struggling to pay their electricity bills during COVID-19.  If you are in need of assistance, please contact them at 1-888-664-9376. CUSTOMER CONTACT CENTER HOURS are: Monday to Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Or you may visit their website by clicking HERE


Sudbury District Health Unit

For up to date information on the Novel coronavirus, please visit their website by clicking HERE

Public Health Sudbury and District's Vaccination Program Play Book

Mental Health Resources & Supports

Kids Help Phone- Call 1-800-668-6868 OR Text CONNECT to 686868 OR visit https://kidshelpphone.ca/

BounceBack - Call 1-866-345-0224 for supports for adults and youth 15+ years. 

ConnexOntario- Call 1-866-531-2600 or visit https://www.connexontario.ca/  for support for mental health, addictions and gambling. 

Good2Talk- Call 1-866-925-5454 or Text GOOD2TALKON to 686868.