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Canada Public Health Is Urging Everyone To Just Stay Home

If ever there were a time to feel good about skipping the gym, ordering copious amounts of takeout and bingeing dumb TV shows for days on end… well, this would be it: At (what we hope is) the height of the coronavirus pandemic. Public health officials all over the world are encouraging …

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Canada and USA agree to close joint borders to tourists and visitors: Trump

Just days after Justin Trudeau announced Canada would be closing its borders to anyone who isn’t a Canadian citizen or permanent resident but excluded the US, the prime minister now said the US will be included. Earlier this week, the federal government said that starting on March 18, foreign nationals …

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Canadians Abroad Offered $5,000 Emergency Loan To Come Home

Canadians abroad need to come home. That’s the message Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is stating as travel restriction tighten on Canada’s border, with the prime minister announcing on Monday that only Canadian citizens, permanent residents, air crews, and US citizens will be allowed into the country. Trudeau made a new announcement …

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New Add-On Lets You Watch Netflix Canada With Friends While Social Distancing

Create the movie theatre experience at home! The party doesn’t have to stop! The new add-on Netflix Party lets you and your friends watch shows and movies together while keeping your safe distance. You can download it to Google Chrome with one click. Over the past few days, tons of Canadians have been doing their …

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Trudeau Tells Canadians Not To Party On St. Patrick’s Day Because Of COVID-19

The Prime Minister is staying very busy during his self-isolation. After speaking about Canada’s borders on March 16, Justin Trudeau’s statement on March 17 included a more domestic focus. He urged Canadians to stay home instead of partying on St. Patrick’s Day. After reminding everyone of the advice from Canada’s Chief Public …

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Canada is now operating drive-thru coronavirus test clinics

Following the lead of countries like the U.K., South Korea, Germany and the U.S., Canada has opened up drive-thru coronavirus assessment centres in select locations across the country. The facilities will help limit potential COVID-19 exposure to others in hospital while also expediting the testing process. After pre-screening to determine if individuals meet the criteria to be tested — which usually …

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Canada will close all National Parks to slow the spread of coronavirus

Canada will close all National Parks in a bid to slow the spread of coronavirus, effective March 18. On Tuesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that Canada will close the country-wide system of natural areas and “suspend” visits indefinitely. Trudeau said “pretty much anything with a door will be closed.” Trudeau says Parks …

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Shoppers Drug Mart Is Offering Free Online Health Consultations & Changing Shopping Hours

You can meet with a doctor over text One Canadian retailer is taking a different route than simply closing its doors. Shoppers Drug Mart health care is moving online to let people get free health consultations. There are also changes to who can shop in-store and when they can go in. Until …

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Canada Declares A State Of Emergency Over COVID-19

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has formally declared a state of emergency in Canada to slow the spread ofCOVID-19 amidst a global pandemic outbreak. “We’re facing an unprecedented time in our history,” said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau . “This is a decision that was not made lightly,” he continued. “COVID-19 constitutes a danger …

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Ontario declares state of emergency amid coronavirus outbreak

Premier Doug Ford has declared a state of emergency for Ontario amid the COVID-19 outbreak. “This is a decision that was not made lightly,” said Ford. While it was recommended by Toronto Public Health on Monday, Ontario has prohibited public events of over 50 people, and now mandated the closure …

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