The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is reporting 20 confirmed cases of COVID-19, as of 2:30pm today. 

The first case in the region was made public on Thursday morning. The Health Unit announced 14 more cases yesterday, including an outbreak at a long-term care facility in Almonte. 

The five new cases include one healthcare worker at Country Haven, one person in hospital and three people isolating at home.  

The number of cases in Leeds, Grenville and Lanark will continue to be updated daily here