News Alerts

mai 08, 2020

Friday, May 8 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums In this eNews Alert you will find: Details of up to $500million in emergency support Emergency Support Fund for Cultural, Heritage and Sport Organizations Details announced of next steps to support the industry impacted by the global COVID-19 pandemic Read the News Release HERE. The $500 million Emergency Support Fund will provide additional...

avr 30, 2020

Thursday, April 30 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums In this eNews Alert you will find: Ontario's Workplace Safety Guidelines Webinar Recording: Federal Support Programs New Resources to Plan for Recovery and Re-opening Ontario Providing Employers with Workplace Safety Guidelines "The government safety guidelines released today will provide direction to those working in manufacturing, food...

avr 17, 2020

Friday, April 17 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums In this eNews Alert you will find: #MuseumsConnectON Member Check-ins OMA Webinar Tuesdays CMA Conference: Minister of Canadian Heritage Steven Guilbeault Canadian Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) Federal 75% Wage Subsidy Other Webinars , including AAM: Lessons Learned from SARS Resources Grant Applications #MuseumsConnectON Member Check-ins #...

avr 09, 2020

Thursday, April 9 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums In this eNews Alert you will find: Minister MacLeod: Highlights from today's townhall Ontario Plans for Economic Recovery Increased Eligibility for 75% Federal Wage Subsidy Key Findings from the OMA Survey on the Impacts of COVID-19 New Resources on the OMA dedicated COVID-19 webpage Highlights from Ministry Townhall Earlier today Minister...

mar 31, 2020

March 31 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums In this eNews Alert you will find: an Action Plan from the Honourable Lisa MacLeod Update on the 75% Federal Wage Subsidy Canada Council for the Arts to Release $60 million in Core Grants An OMA Survey on the Impacts of COVID-19 New Resources on the OMA dedicated COVID-19 webpage The health and safety of our visitors, communities, and staff are a...

mar 24, 2020

March 24 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums In this eNews Alert you will find: A Message from Paul Robertson, OMA President An OMA Survey on the Impacts of COVID-19 --Deadline Friday March 27! Ontario's Fiscal Outlook 2020 --to be announced March 25 Charities T3010 Filing Extension Temporary Wage Subsidy Information New Resources for HR and Business Continuity Planning The health and safety of...

mar 16, 2020

March 16 Update COVID-19 and Ontario Museums Please see below for collected information and resources regarding the novel coronavirus and its impacts for Ontario museums. These resources are not to be taken as legal advice or a definitive answer for any particular museum, but rather as a guide for preparedness for the field. We encourage members to consult relevant policies & legislation. The...

mar 10, 2020

COVID-19 and Ontario Museums Please see below for collected information and resources regarding the novel coronavirus and its impacts for Ontario museums. These resources are not to be taken as legal advice or a definitive answer for any particular museum, but rather as a guide for preparedness for the field. We encourage members to consult relevant policies & legislation. If COVID-19 is...

aoû 20, 2019

Deadline Extended! Early Bird Rate Register before September 6, 2019 The OMA is extending the deadline for early bird registration for the 2019 Annual Conference to September 6! Download the Registration Form HERE Register online HERE Register Now Explore Common Themes at OMA Conference Remembering Tragedy Speakers discuss the challenges faced and insights gained by engaging with tragedy in...

aoû 09, 2019

Save Over $100 with the Early Bird Rate to the OMA Annual Conference! Register Now! Museum Detox: Thanh Sinden Keynote at the OMA Annual Conference 2019! The Museum Detox Network is a collective of BAME (Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic) museum workers founded in 2016 to effect a systemic challenge to the lack of diversity and audience representation in the museum sector. In 2019, Museum Detox...