Gilles Bisson MPP Timmins

Government of Ontario

COVID-19 Bulletin: July 3

Published on July 3, 2020

Here are today’s new developments: 

The Ministry of Health reported a seventh death of a health-care worker associated with the long-term care system today. 

CAF members leave long-term care homes: Members of the Canadian Armed Forces finished their mission at Ontario long-term care homes today, leaving the last facility where a team was present.

Migrant workers:





  • The Official Opposition said Ford’s response to COVID-19 is all over the map and shows his government has no plan to help migrant workers


Here are some concerns the Official Opposition is working on, and solutions we’re pushing for:

Andrea Horwath and the Official Opposition have begun laying the foundation for a better long-term care and home care system that truly supports and enables seniors, after a successful virtual summit last night.

The summit, which had over 3,000 viewers streaming from home, brought together participants from across Ontario – from advocates and family members to experts and frontline workers – to address the origins of the long-standing crisis in long-term care, how to stamp out COVID-19 hotspots in the short run, and how to overhaul the system to provide the highest quality care.