Elliot Lake FHT Continues to support Delivery service for seniors

The Sudbury Star article published December 22, 2020

By Colleen Romaniuk

Elliot Lake city councillors voted to extend the community’s Age Friendly Delivers program into the new year at a regular city council meeting on Monday.

Council last approved an extension of the program to the end of December, but because of a steady demand for service, city staff recommended the program continue until March 2021.

Elliot Lake FHT Reflects on their community's efforts to protect one another

The Sudbury Star article published January 1, 2021

It has been more than 10 months since Ontario first had evidence of community spread of COVID-19 and the first person tested positive in northeastern Ontario.

Since that time, the nightly news has tended to focus on the impact of COVID-19 in larger centres, but small towns like Elliot Lake have also seen dramatic changes as a result of the pandemic.

Grey-Bruce OHT application submitted to province

The Sun Times article published December 15, 2020

By the Sun Times

The application for the Grey-Bruce Ontario Health Team has been submitted to the Ministry of Health.

The application, submitted by the health team planning committee, is supported by signatures from 20 health service provider boards and organizations across Grey-Bruce, according to a news release issued Friday.

Wawa FHT & Elliot Lake FHT Physicians named Algoma Public Health's Champions

This year's champions are recognized for going the extra mile to help the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Algoma Public Health has officially named this year's Public Health Champions.

Nominations for the awards closed on Nov. 20. 

This year, APH wanted its award to recognize those who have gone the extra mile in helping others overcome the challenges of COVID-19. Among the recipients are Mayor Christian Provenzano, the Sault Ste. Marie YMCA, and Algoma University's Student Success and Advancement Teams.

Essex County NPLC receives COVID-19 grant to improve access to technology and enhanced digital services

The Essex County Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic (ECNPLC) enhancing digital services to meet community needs.

Essex County NPLC has received grant funding from the Canadian Red Cross, through the COVID-19 Emergency Support for Community Organizations Granting Program, to improve access to technology and enhanced digital services.