The Regional Municipality Of York


Join York Region Paramedics as they spread holiday cheer to children and seniors on Christmas Eve

Newmarket – The Regional Municipality of York’s Paramedic Services are preparing to make a very special delivery of new, donated toys and blankets to children and seniors at three area hospitals across York Region.

Continuing a 14-year tradition, York Region Paramedics will spread holiday cheer on Christmas Eve by handing out new toys donated by Ganz Inc, a wholesale gift and toy distributor in the City of Vaughan and blankets donated and made by staff.

Members of the media are invited to photograph York Region Paramedics, their families, friends and staff as they load the gifts onto emergency vehicles and prepare to deliver them to the hospitals.
Monday, December 24, 2018 from 9:30 a.m to 10 a.m

York Region Paramedic Services Headquarters
80 Bales Drive East
Town of East Gwillimbury
York Region’s team of over 550 paramedics provide emergency response and community care to residents and visitors 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Visit us at or follow us on Twitter @YorkParamedics

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine local cities and towns, and provides a variety of programs and services to 1.2 million residents and 51,000 businesses with 620,000 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at


Media Contact:     
Ben Sangster, Community and Health Services, The Regional Municipality of York
Phone: 1-877-464-9675, ext. 72131, Cell: 289-716-2394
After-hours: 905-806-1216;

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