Last updated: March 29, 2020 at 1:35 p.m.

If you think you have COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has it, find out if you should visit an assessment centre and where the nearest location is. If you’re having difficulty breathing or experiencing other severe symptoms, call 911. Always call your health care provider before visiting.

State of Emergency & Current Health Situation

On March 23, Mayor John Tory declared an Emergency in the city of Toronto. The declaration of a municipal emergency is part of the City’s ongoing efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19 and will ensure the municipal government can continue to act and respond quickly to the pandemic and any other events that arise in the weeks ahead.

Listen to a message from Mayor John Tory and hear more about the importance of staying home and what you can do to help.

Toronto Public Health has had 540 cases of COVID-19 reported in Toronto. Currently, 39 of these people are hospitalized and there are 18 in ICU. Among cases of COVID-19 in Toronto, there have been 4 deaths to-date. There have been 24 other people diagnosed with COVID-19 who have recovered from their illness. This data was extracted from the Integrated Public Health Information System at 1 p.m. on March 29, 2020. The numbers may differ from other sources, as data are extracted at different times.

Daily Media Briefing

Watch the City’s media briefings live Monday to Friday at 3:45 p.m. and read statements from the Fire Chief & General Manager of Emergency Management and Toronto’s Medical Officer of Health.

Health Advice

Learn about the symptoms and treatment of COVID-19, including physical distancing and how to protect yourself.

Affected City Services

Find out what City services and facilities are affected by COVID-19.

Travel Advice

Learn what you should do if you have traveled recently or plan to travel.

Community Settings & Workplaces

Find out what your organization or workplace can do to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Economic Support & Recovery

City announces measures to provide economic relief and support for businesses, individuals and families.

Social Support

Find out about resources, programs and social support offered by the City and community agencies.

Health Professionals

Resources for community-based health care providers, institutions such as hospitals and long-term care homes.

Media Room

Get the latest news releases related to COVID-19.