Together, we are possibility.

For up to date information, and for details on testing sites, please visit https://healthunit.org/health-information/covid-19/

 

For the most accurate and up to date information on COVID-19, refer to health officials:

Eastern Ontario Health Unit

Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit

Public Health Agency of Canada

Public Health Ontario‚Äč

Self Assessment Tool

Tele-Health Ontario (1-866-797-0000)

 

In times of community crisis, it’s completely normal to need mental health support. Call or visit:

AbilitiCBT

An internet-based cognitive behavioral therapy; helping you understand and change the thoughts, feelings and behaviors that are causing you problems.

Big White Wall 

Big White Wall: an anonymous online community where members can support each other 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 

Bounce Back Ontario 

A free skill-building program; With the guidance of a coach, you’ll work through a series of workbooks at your own schedule, to gain practical skills to better manage low mood, anxiety, worry or stress. You’ll learn things like how to improve your mood by changing the way you think or respond to things.

Canadian Association for Mental Health (CAMH)

Children’s Mental Health of Leeds & Grenville (613) 498-4844

Extended hours, Telephone appointments, Call-in Sessions

Lanark, Leeds & Grenville Mental Health and Addictions Toll Free: 1-866-499-8445

Mind Beacon 

Guided digital therapy with BEACON is personalized, and you receive support from a registered therapist that's always one-to-one. It's therapy that's completely digital, so it's available when you are and you never need to worry about keeping appointments. Everything happens on your terms privately and securely; provides Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, a clinically-proven method that's all about building stronger resiliency through learning new skills to manage your thoughts and feelings.

Service for Seniors

613-692-9992 (Ottawa area), 1-855-892-9992 (outside of the Ottawa area) 

A Friendly Voice is a program funded by the Trillium Foundation for anyone over the age of 55 to call and chat with someone. It is run by trained volunteers. 

Upper Canada District School Board

Information on the school re-opening plan, as well as resources for families.

For More Physical and Mental Health Resources, visit:

YMCA of Eastern Ontario

The YMCA of Eastern Ontario, along with other YMCAs across Canada, has launched free online programming and workouts through a new digital platform:  YMCA at Home. Although we are closed, we remain committed to our communities. YMCA at Home will help everyone to stay healthy and connected from the comfort of their homes.

 YMCA at Home features Y programs and workouts from YMCAs all over Canada and will help everyone get their daily dose of their favourite Y programs. New activities are being added regularly. There is also a "Wellness" category that will address things like how to deal with isolation and anxiety.

 They can learn more about YMCA at Home by visiting www.ymcahome.ca

 YMCA of Eastern Ontario is dedicated to the growth of all persons in spirit, mind and body with a sense of responsibility to each other and the global community.

 Also we have programs available on our local social media pages every day at 9:00am, 1:00pm, 7:00pm.

 

For food access services, visit:

Food Banks for Leeds, Grenville and Lanark County - Full Listing

 

For more community resources and support services, visit:

Connect Youth

Mental Health Supports and Drawing Classes

Domestic Abuse/Dating Violence

Employment + Education Centre is supporting/assisting all people who need help with Employment Insurance applications or related documents.

Please contact us by email: cecilia@eecentre.com Or call us at 613-498-2111

Every Kid In Our Communities

Links to services and resources for children, youth and parents can be found on the Every Kid in our Communities website.

The site will be updated regularly.

Family & Children’s Services of Lanark, Leeds, & Grenville (FCSLLG) 

1-855-667-2726 or by email to FirstContactTeam@fcsllg.ca

Effective Tuesday Mar 17th

-Our Agency doors will be closed to the general public and clients at all locations until further notice.  Regular business practices (such as Canada Post and deliveries) will occur as normal. 

-Agency staff will be working and you can still reach us by phone at

-We will continue to respond to child safety issues and will continue to have client contact.

-Group access and regular access visits will be discontinued until further notice.

-All volunteer drives and activities will be discontinued until further notice.

-We are postponing all Agency training events; and any meetings that are scheduled for “in-person” will be completed by teleconference.

Family Court Support Information

Government of Canada COVID supports & services

Government of Ontario Business Resources

The Government of Ontario announced support for business corporations, not-for-profit corporations, insurers, and share capital social clubs by implementing an Emergency Order to provide flexibility for corporate meetings.

 This emergency order applies to not-for-profit corporations incorporated under the Ontario Corporations Act (CA) and gives them the ability to hold virtual meetings; as well as extends the timeframe for AGMs to be held.

 Please review via the following links:

Support for people

Support for businesses

Support for students and parents

Support for workers

Leeds & Grenville Business Resources & Updates

Renters Information

Affected by COVID-19 and not sure how you will pay April's rent? You have rights. Check out this graphic below. (Info Source: http://TorontoTenants.org)

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Safety Planning Information

Senior Safety Information

Seniors' Community Services. (613) 258-3203

https://vslg.ca/seniors-elder-abuse-2.php

Senior Support Services (CPHC) (613) 342-4076

Frozen meal delivery, Hot meal delivery, Medication pick up, Transport to urgent medical appointments, Wellness Calls to friends and family, Bring care bags of food

Sexual Assault/Abuse Help and Resources

Support Resources

Talking to children about the pandemic - a resource for parents/caregivers/guardians

Teen Resources (via Victim Services of Leeds and Grenville)

The Employment + Education Centre

has created a L&G Community Heroes #yoursacrificematters FaceBook page to celebrate all our local community heroes to show our appreciation.

Please send in your pictures, videos, comments and gratitude statements: https://www.facebook.com/groups/169418077411671/

Trauma Information and Resources

Victim Services of Leeds and Grenville 1-800-939-7682

Volunteering with Victim Services of Leeds and Grenville

YMCA of Eastern Ontario 613-342-7961

 

Municipal Services: If you need support from city services, call:

City of Brockville (613) 342-8772 

Merrickville Resources

Municipality of North Grenville General Inquiries: 613-258-9569

After-hours Emergency Number: 613-787-5651

Town of Gananoque

Town of Prescott (613) 925-2812

Township of Augusta

Township of Leeds & the Thousand Islands

United Counties of Leeds & Grenville Toll-free: 1-800-770-2170

 

Get help: If you are experiencing a crisis, call:

211 (call 2-1-1)
Community, social, government and health services

911 (call 9-1-1)
Police, fire and ambulance

KIDS Help Phone at 1-800-668-6868

Mental Health & Addictions Crisis Line Toll-free: 1-866-281-2911