News Alerts

nov 22, 2021

Monday, November 22, 2021 In this eNews Alert, you will find: Funding Opportunity: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Webinar: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Initiative from the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund #OMAConf2021 Session Highlight: Supporting a Diverse Workforce New Funding Opportunity: Making Cultural Spaces Safe During COVID-19 Canadian Cultural Spaces Fund In Budget...

oct 29, 2021

Friday, October 29, 2021 Updated Regulation for Step 3 and Roadmap Exit Step Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries On October 22, 2021, the provincial government released a plan to safely reopen Ontario and manage COVID-19 for the long-term . On October 27, Ontario Regulation 364/20: Rules For Areas at Step 3 and at the Roadmap Exit Step was amended to support the government...

oct 22, 2021

Friday, October 22, 2021 In this eNews, you will find: Ontario Releases Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario Canada Worker Lockdown Benefit Ontario Releases Plan to Safely Reopen Ontario and Manage COVID-19 for the Long-Term Capacity Limits Lifting in Select Settings From the Office of the Premier: The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, has released A Plan to...

oct 19, 2021

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 In this eNews you will find: Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations New Deadline ONCA Proclaimed and Ontario Business Registry Deadline Extended Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations New Deadline: November 29, 2021 The deadline for the Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations under the Museums Assistance Program (MAP) has now been extended until November 29! This...

oct 15, 2021

Have you missed connecting with colleagues, friends, and community? While we’re not yet ready to host a gathering in person, we are very pleased to invite you to join us virtually for the OMA Annual Conference 2021: Recovery, Reopening, Reimagination Thursday, November 25, 2021. This gathering is to help you connect, reconnect, and engage with the Ontario museum community and we have a jam-packed...

oct 15, 2021

Friday, October 15, 2021 In this eNews you will find: Verify Ontario App for businesses and organizations Reminder! October 20 deadline for Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations October 19 Webinar with Canadian Heritage about MAP funding Verify Ontario App Available for Individuals and Organizations Enhanced Vaccine Certificate From the Office of the Premier: The Ontario government is making...

oct 12, 2021

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Ontario Cautiously Lifting Capacity Limits in Select Settings From the Ministry of Health: "With public health and health care indicators remaining stable or improving, the government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, is cautiously lifting capacity limits in select indoor and outdoor settings where proof of vaccination is required, as well as...

oct 04, 2021

Monday, October 4, 2021 In this eNews you will find: Proof of Vaccination Clarification Stakeholder Technical Briefing with Minister MacLeod Digital Access to Heritage Reminder of the OMA's 2021 Annual General Meeting Proof of Vaccination Clarification Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries The OMA has received a response from MHSTCI to several member questions regarding...

oct 01, 2021

Friday, October 1, 2021 New MAP Component: Digital Access to Heritage First Deadline: November 1, 2021 The Department of Canadian Heritage is now accepting applications for the Museums Assistance Program’s new component – Digital Access to Heritage . The aim of the Digital Access to Heritage component of the Museums Assistance Program (MAP) is to foster improved access to heritage collections...

sep 24, 2021

Friday, September 24, 2021 Update Multi-Sectoral Technical Briefing with Minister Lisa MacLeod Today! Friday, September 24 Webinar Today! Friday, September 24, 2021 3:00pm ET Join Lisa MacLeod, Ontario’s Minister of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries, for an update on public health restrictions impacting Ontario’s sports, entertainment, and recreation sectors. A Zoom link will be...