Confirmed case of COVID-19 at Almonte District High School – No exposure

Parents/guardians, staff and students at Almonte District High School received notification today that an individual at the school has tested positive for COVID-19.   The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit has determined the individual was not at the school while infectious and therefore the case poses no risk to staff or students.  Both the health unit and the […]

Additional case of COVID-19 at Pakenham Public School – No exposure

Parents/guardians, staff and students at Pakenham Public School received notification today that an additional individual at the school has tested positive for COVID-19. Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit has determined that the individual was not at the school while infectious and therefore the case poses no risk to staff or students. The school is open and operating on the regular daily schedule.  The health unit encourages parents/guardians to continue to use the COVID-19 School Screening Tool prior to […]

Confirmed case of COVID-19 at Pakenham Public School – No exposure

Parents/guardians, staff and students at Pakenham Public School received notification today that an individual at the school has tested positive for COVID-19.  Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit has determined that the individual was not at the school while infectious and therefore the case poses no risk to staff or students. The school is open and […]

Confirmed case of COVID-19 at Almonte District High School – No Exposure

Parents/guardians, staff and students at Almonte District High School received notification today that an individual at the school has tested positive for COVID-19. Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit has determined that the individual was not at the school while infectious and therefore the case poses no risk to staff or students.   The school is open and operating on the regular daily schedule.    The health unit encourages parents/guardians to continue to use the COVID-19 School […]

Vaccine Distribution Plan Rolling out in Leeds, Grenville and Lanark

The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Heath Unit is pleased to be working with many community partners as it rolls out the LGL COVID-19 Vaccination Plan. With vaccine supply stabilizing in the coming weeks, we will be working hard to increase our access points to the vaccine. With the completion of first doses for residents […]

Tips for keeping your workplace safe during the COVID-19 pandemic

Workplace outbreaks do happen even here in Leeds, Grenville and Lanark.  We have seen workplace outbreaks across multiple sectors including the food industry, manufacturing, the trades, automotive etc.  A COVID-19 outbreak in a workplace can potentially close your business or reduce productivity due to the lack of available workers.   Ontario has now identified new variants […]

Confirmed case of COVID-19 at Almonte District High School

Parents/guardians and staff at Almonte District High School received notification today (Jan. 29, 2021) that an individual at the school has tested positive for COVID-19.  The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is closely monitoring the situation and has followed up to isolate all students and staff who have had a high-risk exposure.  Both the health unit and the school are […]

Fairview Manor residents receive first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Leeds Grenville Lanark (LGL) District Public Health Unit staff were on site at Fairview Manor on January 28th to administer the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine to the residents. The Public Health team was assisted by staff from the Lanark County Paramedic Service, Fairview Manor, and Almonte General Hospital. “It was an amazing day, and […]

Register your child for full-day Kindergarten with the UCDSB!

The Upper Canada District School Board is so excited to welcome your child to Kindergarten this September. And registration is now open! Not only will your child learn literacy and math –they’ll also gain independence as well as problem-solving and critical-thinking skills related to the world around them.  We know your child’s new learning adventure also […]

Our Emergency Department teams are here for you

Registered Nurse Nicki Watkins joined the Emergency Department team at Almonte General Hospital (AGH) team in April – right in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic. She says she jumped right in. “From day one, excellent policies were in place to keep everyone safe,” she says. “This team is amazing.” Registered Nurse Mark Gormley has […]