Coronavirus outbreak at Markham home for adults with disabilities causes staff to walk off job

Article Link: https://globalnews.ca/news/6804902/coronavirus-markham-home-staff-walkoff/

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A Markham home for adults with disabilities is in dire need of help after an outbreak of the novel coronavirus caused staff to walk off the job, leaving residents unattended. Participation House is home to 42 adults with disabilities and as of Friday, had a confirmed 10 residents and two staff members test positive for COVID-19, Debra McLaughlin, a member of the board of directors, told Global News.