Response to COVID-19

Posted April 3, 2020

In a continued effort to protect the community and stop the spread of COVID-19, all Town facilities, including the Civic Centre, community centres, libraries and recreational spaces will remain closed until further notice. All spring programs, facility permits, and Town events are cancelled until June 30, 2020For a full list of updates and frequently asked questions please visit our dedicated COVID-19 page

Elementary School Presentations

East Gwillimbury Emergency Services provides elementary schools with a fire and life safety program that includes:

  • Injury prevention 
  • Carbon monoxide awareness 
  • Emergency preparedness 
  • 9-1-1 
  • Smoke Alarms 
  • Home Escape Planning 
  • Stop, Drop and Roll 
  • Home Fire Prevention 
  • Fire Triangle 
  • Cooking Safety 

Delivery of the program involves innovative workshops and games to promote effective learning and ‘edu-tainment’. Children are provided with the information and skills they need to make smarter choices about their personal safety.