Joel Harden MPP / Député, Ottawa Centre

Government of Ontario



With the global COVID-19 or Coronavirus pandemic, this can be a stressful time for us all. As governments from all levels work to coordinate their response, people in Ottawa are urged to stay up to date on prevention measures and latest updates from Ottawa Public Health. 

**scroll to the bottom of the page for our daily COVID update**

Get the latest updates on COVID-19 from our Public Health Agencies: 

Updates from Ottawa Public Health on COVID-19

Updates from Ontario's Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care on COVID-19

Updates from the Public Health Agency of Canada

Other Resources 

Telehealth Ontario

For medical advice, you may contact Telehealth Ontario, a free, confidential service. A Registered Nurse will take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Telephone: 1-866-797-0000

Distress Centre of Ottawa & Region

Situations like COVID-19 can affect your mental health. Please reach out and ask for help, the Distress Centre of Ottawa & Region is available 24/7 to talk. 

Telephone: 613-238-3311

Our Office

Following the lead of the Ontario Public Service, our constituency office will be closed until further notice. Our team will continue to serve you through our social media channels, phone line, and email. 

Here's how you can continue to contact and engage with us: 

  • Social Media: Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest updates from our office. 
  • Email us at
  • Call us at 613-722-6414

Please note, email is the preferred method of contact for the quickest response.