COVID-19 Resources

Provincial Network on Developmental Services
The following library of resources has been compiled from DS sector agencies by the Provincial Network on Developmental Services to assist you in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic through information sharing and knowledge transfer. Are you a person supported or a family member looking for COVID-19 related resources?  Click here.

Please see our content disclaimer here. A special thanks to the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services for their support in this endeavour. Do you have resources you’d like to share? Contact Ann-Marie Binetti, Project Manager, Provincial Network on Developmental Services at abinetti@cltoronto.ca.

Thanks to Community Living Essex County for hosting this library on REAL Xchange. 

Upcoming Virtual Events

The Sector Pandemic Planning Initiative (SPPI) launched a webinar series titled, “Resilience, Adaptation, and Reopening” on August 13, 2020. This series is designed to help meet the unique needs of the developmental services sector as we enter the next stage of the COVID-19 pandemic. It will cover topics related to adapting and realigning our work to shifting needs and reopening safely in a dynamic environment.

The next SPPI webinar:  All About COVID-19 Vaccines with Dr. Vanessa Redditt, will take place on Thursday, April 1st from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Dr. Redditt is a family physician at the Crossroads Clinic, a specialized primary care clinic serving newly arrived refugees, at Women’s College Hospital. Dr. Redditt’s interests are in enhancing the health of marginalized individuals and communities through clinical care, health system improvement, and tackling social inequities. Please register for the webinar at: https://cltoronto-ca.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Jpkw3JIfToqucONk0WSP9Q


All are welcome to join the Provincial Network Vaccine Task Group’s weekly briefing to gain support from each other and questions answered about vaccine distribution and preparedness.  The briefings are held Mondays at 3:00 p.m. Click here for join details.


Community Living Ontario (CLO), in collaboration with the Provincial Executive Director’s Coordinating Committee (PEDCC), and People Minded Business (PMB), invites you to join the next monthly session of the Reimagining Day Supports Community of Practice on Friday, April 23rd at 11:00 a.m. We look forward to continuing these meaningful conversations to move forward collaboratively!  Click here to register

https://bit.ly/COP-session6

Current Research

An important EMPLOYEE SURVEY regarding vaccinations. For more information and to access the survey click here.

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