May 09, 2019 12:40 PM
Ministers Christine Elliott and Lisa MacLeod sat down with the Youth Action Committee at Children's Mental Health Ontario to discuss how we can improve and continue to support young people struggling with mental health issues.
May 06, 2019 4:14 PM
Ontario’s government for the people promised to make mental health a priority. That’s why we're investing an additional $174 million this year to address critical gaps in our system and support patients, families and caregivers struggling with mental health and addiction.
April 24, 2019 2:20 PM
Ontario is creating a new dental care program for low-income seniors who are without benefits. Ministers Raymond Cho and Christine Elliott made the announcement at TAIBU Community Health Centre in Scarborough about the new publicly-funded dental care program that will begin in late summer 2019.
April 18, 2019 3:13 PM
Health Minister Christine Elliott visited St. Joseph's Health Centre, Toronto's new state-of-the-art Mental Health Emergency Service Unit. By giving those struggling with mental illness a safe place to receive care outside of the ER, we're taking another step towards ending hallway health care.
April 03, 2019 5:27 PM
For Ontario hospitals, the federal carbon tax will raise heating costs by $10.9 million in 2019, soaring to $27.2 million in 2022. Our government will stand up for patients and protect our health care system by fighting against increased costs caused by this burdensome tax.
April 02, 2019 4:34 PM
Our government has been listening to families living with autism and we’ve heard their concerns. That’s why we’re launching public consultations on May 1. Online surveys and telephone town halls will help inform how we can better support children and youth with autism.
February 26, 2019 6:16 PM
We've introduced a plan to fix and strengthen the public health care system, focused on the needs of patients & families. The health care community supports our improvements to the patient experience using better connected care, reducing wait times and ending hallway healthcare.