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Meet Sylvia Jones

Sylvia Jones has served as the Member of Provincial Parliament for Dufferin–Caledon since 2007.

Currently, MPP Jones serves as the Minister of Health where her top focus is health care services for all Ontarians. Helping people stay healthy, delivering high-quality care when they need it and protecting the health system for future generations. MPP Jones is also serving as Ontario’s Deputy Premier.

Previous to June 24, 2022, MPP Jones was Solicitor General for the province. In this role, Sylvia has championed numerous public safety initiatives, including:

  • The development of a provincially run animal welfare system with the toughest penalties in Canada for offenders.
  • New legislation governing Ontario’s police services to improve public safety, treat police fairly, and enhance oversight.
  • Leading the country with a $307 million anti-human trafficking strategy and accompanying legislation.

Sylvia has lived in Orangeville for over 30 years with her husband David. They are proud parents of two children.