Mental health services go virtual at SickKids and SickKids CCMH during COVID-19 pandemic
May 4, 2020
SickKids' mental health enterprise had a rapid advance into virtual care in response to COVID-19.
SickKids to gradually resume scheduled clinical activities as of June 8
June 5, 2020
SickKids has received approval from Ontario Health to begin the gradual resumption of scheduled surgeries and procedures as of June 8.
SickKids gradually increasing scheduled clinical care activity
July 6, 2020
SickKids will advance to the next phase of its restart of scheduled clinical care services impacted by COVID-19.
SickKids releases recommendations for school reopening
June 17, 2020
The COVID-19: Recommendations for School Reopening report addresses how schools can reopen in a way that maximizes the safety and well-being of students, staff and their families.
Inpatient diagnosed with COVID-19
April 26, 2020
On April 25, a patient on one of the units at SickKids tested positive for COVID-19. The teenage patient is currently in an isolation room and is stable.
Virtual clinic for kids with special needs comes out of COVID-19
May 7, 2020
For children with neurodevelopmental disorders, the COVID-19 pandemic has upended the routine and structure essential to their everyday living.
SickKids-led group of experts proposes latest guidance for school reopening
July 29, 2020
A group of experts from across Ontario have come together to develop updated considerations for a safe school reopening amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Survey highlights challenges of caring for infants and toddlers during the COVID-19 pandemic
April 26, 2021
A survey of over 2,000 families across Canada revealed struggles to find information and support in caring for their young children during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Preliminary findings shared from COVID-19 child mental health research study
December 7, 2020
70 per cent of children and youth surveyed reported worse mental health during the initial spring lockdowns.
New study will examine if inequities are contributing to an increased risk of COVID-19 within the Black Canadian population
February 24, 2021
The Government of Canada, through its COVID-19 Immunity Task Force (CITF), is providing $1.2 million in funding for a study investigating how many people in Black Canadian communities have had SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing COVID-19, and the risk …