On October 15, 2021 County staff were notified of a positive staff case of COVID-19 at Elgin Manor.
There are a total of three (3) lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 at Elgin Manor as of October 3, 2021.
One (1) resident at Elgin Manor Long-Term Care Home has tested positive for COVID-19
University of Guelph Study Looks at Life in Elgin County and St. Thomas after COVID-19 September 27, 2021 For Immediate Release Central Elgin, ON – The University of Guelph is … Read more
On May 21, 2021, the Ministry of Long-Term Care provided Long-Term Care Homes, with information regarding changes to outdoor visits for general visitors and essential caregiver visitors.
In accordance with provincial regulations, recreational amenities in Elgin County will reopen to the public on Saturday May 22, 2021.
Elgin County wants to remind residents that all current emergency orders remain in effect this Victoria Day Weekend, including the closure of outdoor recreational amenities.
There are new restrictions on outdoor recreational amenities in Elgin County as a result of COVID-19 measures announced on April 16, 2021.
Screening and testing for COVID-19 continues to play a central role in the battle against COVID-19. The Ministry of Long-Term Care (MLTC) has mandated screening and testing requirements for staff, residents, essential caregivers, general visitors and support workers to Long-Term Care Homes. Weekly PCR surveillance testing for visitors will be changing to on site “rapid antigen testing” (PanBio).
Elgin County Urges Residents to Stay Home and Stay Safe Elgin County, Ontario – On April 7, 2021, the Province of Ontario declared a third emergency under the Emergency Management … Read more