Jill Andrew MPP, Toronto–St. Paul's

Government of Ontario

COVID-19 Daily Update - March 20th


Industry Supporting Government Response

  • The Federal government has now heard from over 5,800 businesses across Canada who have indicated that they are willing to help support the effort to manufacture the supplies we need to battle COVID-19.

Canada-U.S. Border

  • The Canada-U.S. Border will close tonight at midnight to “non-essential” travel.
  • This means that if you going to the U.S. for recreational purposes – you will be denied entry.
  • Canadian residents will be able to get into Canada.

Collecting EI

You can find the details on how to apply for EI here:

Employment Insurance (EI): https://www.canada.ca/en/services/benefits/ei/ei-sickness/apply.html


Where to get updates on Coronavirus

For accurate information on COVID-19 - Public Health Agencies are the best sources.

Find them here:
Canadian Public Health

Ontario Ministry of Health

Toronto Public Health 


You can also find daily updates on my website