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November 24, 2020
Confirmed case of COVID-19 at Woodingford Lodge - Woodstock

Woodstock site is in outbreak status and closed to visitors

An employee at the Woodingford Lodge site in Woodstock has tested positive for COVID-19.

Woodingford Lodge received the test result from Southwestern Public Health today and has now notified residents and families that the home is in outbreak status and closed to visitors. Enhanced infection and outbreak control measures have been put into place.

Woodingford Lodge sites in Ingersoll and Tillsonburg are not affected.

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Woodingford Lodge has remained committed to the highest health protection standards possible for our residents. We thank our residents, employees and our families for their ongoing support.

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Issued by:
Michael Duben
CAO, Oxford County


About Oxford County

Located in the heart of southwestern Ontario at the crossroads of Highways 401 and 403, Oxford County has a population of approximately 121,000 people across eight area municipalities that are “growing stronger together.” As a partnership-oriented, two-tier municipal government, Oxford County is emerging as a leader in sustainable growth through the Future Oxford Community Sustainability Plan and County Council’s commitment to achieving 100% renewable energy, becoming a zero waste community and working towards zero poverty. Situated in one of Ontario’s richest areas for farmland, agriculture is a key industry that is driving innovation in sustainable industries and diversifying the local economy. Oxford County offers a thriving local arts, culture and culinary community, as well as conservation parks, natural areas and more than 100 kilometres of scenic trails. The Oxford County Administration Building is located in Woodstock, Ontario. Visit or follow our social media sites at Oxford County’s Strategic Plan is at

Oxford County is taking steps to support our community's response to COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) and measures taken by Southwestern Public Health. We are monitoring our operations daily to ensure we are taking the right actions to protect our residents, employees and visitors. Get updates at