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Burlington COVID-19 Community Resource Page Now Online

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*Please see the media release below issued by the City of Burlington.

Burlington, Ont. — April 28, 2020 — A new COVID-19 resource webpage is available for Burlington residents and non-profit organizations. The new page, found at Burlington.ca/COVID19Resources features many great links to help support individuals and non-profit organizations during this pandemic.

Residents can find links for organizations who are looking for volunteers and donations as well as organizations offering support to individuals through the COVID-19 emergency

Links to supports for individuals includes mental health, food, clothing, housing and more.

Non-profit organizations can add or update their contact information and description through an online form also found on Burlington.ca/COVID19Resources.

MAYOR MEED WARD’S TAKE:

This webpage is fantastic as it acts as a one-stop shop for resources. We hope by having a single portal, this will be of tremendous value to our residents and non-profit organizations. I want to thank City staff for putting this together, and our members of the Burlington COVID-19 Task Force – this was their idea and their first take-away item that’s now being delivered. This is collaboration in action and the true spirit of the Task Force, our City and our community.

PLEASE NOTE: To stay updated on what the City of Burlington is doing regarding COVID-19, please visit the dedicated pages burlington.ca/coronavirus (and subscribe) and bit.ly/mayormeedwardCOVID19updates, and our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page — bit.ly/COVID19BurlingtonFAQ that are updated as new information becomes available.

A Burlington COVID-19 Task Force has been created to help support our community through this unprecedented emergency — updates will be provided at burlington.ca/COVID19taskforce.

To report an incident of non-compliance with provincial emergency orders, please contact the Halton Regional Police Service COVID-19 Hotline: 905-825-4722.

We’ve also created a dedicated page to feature the local organizations and businesses that have inspired us during the COVID-19 pandemic by taking action to support our community in new and creative ways — head to bit.ly/covidwallofinspiration.

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*Posted by John Bkila, Mayor’s Media and Digital Communications Specialist.

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