Nearly 100 of Ontario’s embattled care homes are run by third-party operators—a management arrangement often invisible to the families of residents. Now, analysis by The Local has found that COVID-19 death rates at facilities outsourced to Extendicare, the largest operator in Ontario, are 81 percent higher than the industry average.
What good is public health information if nobody hears it?
What a bus route reveals about race, class, and social vulnerability during a pandemic.
The future of Toronto as an equitable, liveable city begins in inner suburbs like this.
Active leisure is more important than ever, so why are we making it so hard to just go out and play?
A bird’s-eye view of Toronto in 2019 reveals a city where geography is destiny and a person’s postal code can be as telling as their medical chart.
The stories behind Parkdale’s overdose prevention site.
In many Toronto highrises, nearly half the residents are seniors. The way we age in this city is changing — can services keep up?
Ms. Palmer is 93 and slowly losing her eyesight. Like so many seniors, she wants to keep living alone.
What life's like in this Toronto neighbourhood where 58% of seniors live alone.
Something amazing happens in the parking lot of an east-end community centre every Friday afternoon.