Three local women are inviting local residents to make a significant contribution to serving the needs of people in Brant County, all from the comfort of their own homes.  The idea of a giving circle — where individuals pool their money and donate to one cause — certainly is not […]

100 People who Care Brant County

The City of Brantford is pleased to announce new and FREE virtual online programs for older adults beginning Monday, March 1, 2021. The new program called Art Your Service, allows older adults to stay connected while having fun and learning new activities. “We are thrilled to offer this new and […]

Art your Service

The City of Brantford and the County of Brant are pleased to announce the return of the Healthy Kids Passport to Healthfrom March 13 to 28, 2021. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this free program will be offered virtually this year for children in Brantford and the County of […]

Healthy Kids Virtual Passport to Health

MPP Will Bouma announced the Ontario government is investing an additional $1,133,400.00 to increase prevention and containment efforts in long-term care homes in Brantford-Brant during the second wave of COVID-19. The new funding will reduce the risk of the virus from entering long-term care homes from the community by covering […]

Investing in Long Term Care Homes in Brant

Chris White appointed GRCA Chair, Sue Foxton appointed Vice-Chair The Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA) has a new chair and vice-chair. Chris White, Mayor of Guelph-Eramosa Township and Councillor in Wellington County, has been appointed Chair and Sue Foxton, mayor of North Dumfries Township, has been appointed Vice-Chair. Both White […]

Chris White appointed GRCA Chair, Sue Foxton appointed Vice-Chair

The Governments of Canada and Ontario marked the signing of a contract for broadband infrastructure that will deliver reliable internet access to nearly 2,465 homes and businesses across Brant County. Both levels of government have each committed up to $1.6 million to create more economic and educational opportunities in rural, […]

Reliable Internet Contract

Betty’s Place Benefits from the Digital Main Street Program The County of Brant’s Digital Main Street Program has been busy supporting Brant businesses to get online. “Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses in the hospitality and accommodation industry have shown tremendous resilience,” said Russell Press, Director of Economic […]

Betty’s Place – Making the News


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