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Posted On Friday, November 26, 2021

Letter from the Chief Medical Officer of Health
The Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health has distributed the attached letter to Parents and Guardians of Children Aged Five to 11 in the Province of Ontario.
For further materials and information about vaccination for children and youth please visit COVID-19 vaccines for children and youth | COVID-19 (coronavirus) in Ontario or Durham.ca/COVIDvaccines

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Posted On Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Key Messages for Families
COVID-19 vaccine appointments can now be booked for children ages 5 to 11.
This includes children born in 2016, who have not yet turned five.
Appointments can take place as early as later this week.
You must book at the community clinics dedicated for children born between 2010 and 2016.
To book an appointment for your child, visit www.durham.ca/vaccineappointment or call 1-888-444-5113.
Dear Parents/Guardians,
Please...

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Posted On Friday, November 19, 2021

Dear Elementary Parents and Guardians,
Earlier today, Health Canada approved the Pfizer vaccine for children ages 5-11. This is good news given that we have seen the positive impact that vaccinations have in reducing the number of COVID-19 cases.
We do not have further details to share on the vaccine rollout and encourage you to visit the Durham Region Health Department (DRHD) website in the coming days for further information about COVID-19 vaccinations in our community.
If...

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Posted On Friday, November 19, 2021


In accordance with Ontario Regulation 361/10, Durham District School Board is seeking one community member with financial expertise and business knowledge to serve on its Audit Committee for a three-year term effective February...

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Posted On Tuesday, November 16, 2021

The Durham District School Board (DDSB) is pleased to announce the addition of two new Advocate Members and a new Member at Large to the Special Education Advisory Committee (SEAC).
The Black Parent Support Group and Durham Region Early Years Child Care Consortium have been welcomed to the membership of SEAC. Both organizations will start their role at the SEAC table beginning November 18, 2021.
The Black Parent Support Group was established in 2020 and supports Black...

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