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Province Investigating More Than $21 Million to Increase Accessibility and Enhance Quality of Life for Manitobans With Disabilities

April 14, 2021 New Investments Will Support Barrier-Free Services, Improve Service Delivery and Protection for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: Squires The province is supporting accessibility and greater protection for Manitobans living with disabilities through a new $20-million endowment fund that … Continue reading

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Partnership with 211 to Provide Transportation Options for Covid-19 Vaccine Appointments

April 15, 2021 – Service Will Help Connect Seniors and People with Mobility Issues to Available Providers: Stefanson The Manitoba government is launching a new partnership with United Way’s 211 Manitoba to help connect seniors and people with mobility issues … Continue reading

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Budget 2021: Protecting Manitobans, Advancing Manitoba

April 7, 2021 Today, Finance Minister Scott Fielding released Budget 2021: Protecting Manitobans, Advancing Manitoba and shared the Manitoba government’s plan to protect Manitobans and their services through COVID-19 and advance the provincial economy past the pandemic. “COVID-19 has upended … Continue reading

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Governments of Canada and Manitoba Announce New Supports For Child-Care Centres in Response to Covid-19

March 19, 2021 Child care is not a luxury – it’s a necessity. The COVID-19 pandemic has only increased the social and economic challenges faced by Manitoban families, particularly those where parents are unable to return to work due to … Continue reading

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Province Providing Funds for Homelessness Supports For Hundreds

March 2, 2021 – More Than $2.5 Million for Additional Wrap-Around Supports to Individuals Experiencing Homelessness in Winnipeg: Squires The Manitoba government is providing $2.56 million to the Manitoba Non-Profit Housing Association (MNPHA) for projects in Winnipeg over the next … Continue reading

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Manitobans’ Reopening Priorities Form Basis for New Public Health Orders, Effective March 5 at 12:01 A.M.

Cautious Reopening Continues with a Focus on Gradually Reopening Activities, Services While Protecting Manitobans Health and Safety: Pallister Following a request for public feedback on a variety of proposed changes to the current public health orders, the Manitoba government is … Continue reading

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Province Considers Changes to Public Health Orders, Seeks Feedback on Manitobans’ Reopening Priorities

February 25, 2021 – With Emergence of Variants of Concern, Focus Has to be on Reopening Cautiously and Safely While Protecting Manitobans: Pallister The Manitoba government is asking for public feedback on possible changes to the public health orders, while … Continue reading

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Manitobans Can Now Access COVID-19 Immunization Record Online

February 18, 2021 MANITOBANS CAN NOW ACCESS COVID-19 IMMUNIZATION RECORD ONLINE Manitobans who have received a COVID-19 immunization can now view and print this information online, Health and Seniors Care Minister Heather Stefanson announced today. “This is another proactive measure … Continue reading

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Province Offers Free Winter Family Fishing Weekend

February 11, 2021 Manitobans will be able to get outside and try their luck ice fishing at many of Manitoba’s world-class lakes and rivers during this year’s Winter Family Fishing Weekend, Agriculture and Resource Development Minister Blaine Pedersen announced today. … Continue reading

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Province Seeks Feedback On Next Steps in Reopening Plans to Balance Economic Activity and Health and Safety of Manitobans

February 4, 2021 – Continue to Prioritize Needs of Health-Care System, Protect Manitobans from Risks of COVID-19 and New Variants: Pallister After safely implementing modest changes to public health orders to slowly reopen the economy, Manitoba’s COVID-19 curve continues to … Continue reading

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