Helping Ontario businesses and organizations to show their Ontario spirit and get the word out about COVID Alert

The Ontario government is providing businesses and organizations with easy-to-use marketing materials to help encourage colleagues, staff and customers to download the COVID Alert app – an important tool in our fight to protect ourselves and our communities from the pandemic.

 

COVID Alert’s impact so far

From July 31, 2020 to October 28, 2020

  • Total app downloads
    4.9M
  • Ontarians who alerted others
    1,813
  • Provinces on board
    8

Provinces that have made the app available:

  • Ontario
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Nova Scotia
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec
  • Saskatchewan

With the COVID Alert app, users get a phone alert if they may have been exposed to COVID-19 and can let others know if they’ve tested positive, without sharing any personal information. The app is:

  • free
  • easy to use
  • private and secure
  • made in Ontario
  • another tool to help protect yourself and your community

How you can help

We are now asking the private sector to help spread the word about COVID Alert. Use these social media sharables, fact sheets, posters and more to help promote the app.

Download the marketing bundle

Tell us how you’ve joined the fight

Whether your business has already been promoting COVID Alert with your own materials or you’ve used the ones we’ve made for you, we want to hear about it!

Tell us how you’re promoting the app