Taras Natyshak MPP, Essex

Government of Ontario

COVID-19: Resources

As governments of all levels coordinate their response to the COVID-19 pandemic, constituents are urged to stay informed about prevention measures and advisories issued by public health officials.


General Information

Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long Term Care

Find out how to protect yourself, what to do if you’re sick and how to recognize possible symptoms. Updated twice daily, in 30 languages.


Public Health Agency of Canada

Updates on the national response, travel advice and preparedness.


Travel and Tourism Canada

Important travel advisories and restrictions related to COVID-19, from the Government of Canada.


Government of Ontario News Releases

Up to date releases from the government of Ontario



Health Resources

Windsor-Essex County Public Health

Local cases, protect yourself and where to seek medical attention.


Telehealth Ontario

For medical advice, you may contact Telehealth Ontario, a free, confidential service. A Registered Nurse will take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Telephone: 1-866-797-0000


Community Resources

My Constituency Office

My staff will be working from home, we remain available to serve constituents of Essex by phone and email: 

Telephone: 519-776-6420

Email: [email protected]

Essential Businesses and Services

Full list of businesses and services determined to be essential.

Toll-free: 1-888-444-3659


Windsor-Essex Small Business Centre

Resources for Small and Medium sized business for federal, provincial and municipal support programs and services.


Child Care for Emergency Service Workers

Information on day cares that are open and have available spots open.

Child Care City of Windsor

Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance

Information and resources to access the CECRA federal program.

CECRA - CMHC Resource

County and Municipality Updates

County of EssexCountyofessex.ca

Town of AmherstburgAmherstburg.ca

Town of LaSalle - Lasalle.ca

Town of Essex - Essex.ca

Town of KingsvilleKingsville.ca

Municipality of Lakeshore - Lakeshore.ca