#NoHairSelfie at Princess Margaret Hospital Today, on World Cancer Day, The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation’s #NoHairSelfie digital fundraising campaign is well-positioned to trend on social media in an effort to show support for patients worldwide who are undergoing cancer treatment. Thousands of people are expected to join the movement today by actually shaving their […]
TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2015 Minister Ambrose announces boost in fight against cancer – New research aimed at preventing cancer and improving care for patients The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today marked World Cancer Day by announcing over 80 innovative cancer research projects across Canada, thanks to investments by the Canadian Institutes of Health […]
February 3, 2015 10:00 A.M, Toronto Ontario is making it easier to reduce cancer risk through a new online tool that helps pinpoint cancer risk and provides a personalized action plan to lower that risk. My CancerIQ is a new online tool that allows Ontarians to find out their risk for breast, cervical, colorectal and lung […]
Fund Provides Young People with Valuable Work Experience Ontario’s Youth Employment Fund has exceeded its initial goal by helping more than 25,000 young people access job opportunities, develop skills and gain valuable work experience.
Ontario is introducing bilingual, full-colour electronic highway signs that include images to help keep drivers safe and manage traffic conditions. The use of colour, along with internationally-recognized images and symbols, with less text on the new signs allows drivers to easily see important road safety information and react to traffic conditions or choose alternate routes. […]
TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2015 – Today, the Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance announced on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, an investment aimed at helping newcomers to Canada assess and address their risks of developing chronic diseases like Type 2 diabetes, cancer and cardiovascular disease.
Hon. Steven Del Duca – Minister of Transportation Starting Jan. 5, 2015, GO Transit is adding one train in the morning and afternoon peak periods that will stop at all stations along the line. The new morning trip will leave Milton at 8:30 a.m. and arrive at Union Station at 9:30 a.m. The new evening […]
Ontario is helping 10,000 more children with speech and language difficulties by reducing wait times for speech and language services. Additional funding is being provided to Ontario’s 31 Preschool Speech and Language lead agencies which provide services to children with communication challenges from birth to the time they start school.