Ontario has a toll-free hotline for anyone with questions regarding last week’s emergency order made by the government to close ‘at risk’ workplaces and to help non-essential business employees to work from home due to COVID-19.

It’s called the Stop the Spread Business Line and the number is 1-888-444-3659 The toll-free line will be open from Monday to Sunday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

Those who are employed at businesses or those who own businesses can call. The hotline covers questions on at-risk workplace closures and how emergency measures can affect their business.

The government of Ontario has also released an extensive list of essential businesses that will continue to operate listed here.