Additional Base Funding for Land Ambulances for TWOMO - October 20, 2020

Ministry of Health
Office of the Deputy Minister and Minister of Health

777 Bay Street, 5th Floor
Toronto ON M7A 1N3

Ministère de la Sante
Bureau du vice-premier minister et du minister de la Sante

777, rue Bay, 5e étage
Toronto ON M7A 1N3

October 20, 2020


Mr. Les Gamble, Chair
The Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board
210 Mead Boulevard
Espanola ON P5E 1R9

Dear Mr. Gamble:

I am pleased to advise you that the Ministry of Health will provide The Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board up to $35,426 in additional base funding with respect to the land ambulance services grant for the provision of land ambulance services for territories without municipal organization (TWOMO) for the 2020 calendar year.

The Assistant Deputy Minister of the Emergency Health Services Division will write to The Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board shortly concerning the terms and conditions governing this funding.

Thank you for your dedication and commitment to improving ambulance services in Ontario and for your ongoing dedication and commitment to addressing the healthcare needs of Ontarians as we modernize and strengthen our public health care system and for all that you and your organization is doing to protect the health and safety of the people of Ontario during the COVID-19 outbreak.


Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health

c: Mr. Fern Dominelli, Chief Administrative Officer, The Manitoulin-Sudbury District Services Board