Posted on Thursday, April 23, 2020 01:05 PM
Whitby, Ontario – The Region of Durham is releasing support funding in response to the growing needs in Durham’s homelessness support system during COVID-19.
The COVID-19 Community Assistance Fund is available as a one-time allocation for not-for-profit organizations in Durham Region that are providing urgent help to vulnerable residents, homeless residents and residents at risk of homelessness who are impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
To apply for funding, your agency must be:
Posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 03:12 PM
Come virtually together and share a love of reading. To help combat feelings of social isolation, Clarington Public Library has launched an online book club to encourage readers to connect over a good book.
The Library will lead it’s first virtual book club this Thursday, April 23 at 2 p.m. featuring the title The Mountains Sing by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai. This gripping multi-generational tale of the Trần family, set against the backdrop of the Việt Nam War, brings to life the human costs of this conflict...
Posted on Monday, April 20, 2020 03:46 PM
Clarington April 20, 2020- The Municipality of Clarington has made the difficult decision to cancel its Canada Day celebration held at Garnet B. Rickard Recreation Complex.
“We are following Public Health guidelines set out for the COVID-19 pandemic. This was an incredibly difficult decision to make, as we all need a reason to celebrate this year,” said Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster.
With a Provincial Order in place that bans public gatherings of more than five people, the Municipality is...
Posted on Thursday, April 09, 2020 03:51 PM
Clarington April 9, 2020/- Today, the Federal Government released its latest projections outlining how the COVID-19 outbreak may unfold, supporting the need for continued physical distancing. Ahead of the long weekend, Clarington Mayor Adrian Foster has issued the following statement.
"As we head into a weekend where many families are celebrating Easter, Passover, and Ramadan, I want to remind you to take care and stay healthy. While your celebrations may be slightly muted, as you cannot meet with...
Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 11:14 AM
To help flatten the curve and stop the spread of COVID-19, Clarington has created a guide to physical distancing. We are asking residents to use your best judgment and avoid going to places that may put your health and safety at risk. By protecting your health, you’re also helping to protect the health of others in our community.
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