May 30, 2018/Toronto - Colour of Poverty – Colour of Change (COP-COC) is releasing its 2018 Racial Justice Report Card for Ontario, showing where the three main Ontario political parties stand on issues affecting racialized communities. As a group, racialized communities experience higher rates o...Read More
The following report comes from the Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC).
Ontario’s Basic Income Pilot Project: What will it mean for people on social assistance?On Monday, April 24, the Ontario government announced its Basic Income Pilot Project. ... Read More
The Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) has changed. Now tenants who are victims of sexual and domestic violence can end their tenancy in 28 days if they believe they or a child living with them may be harmed or injured if they don’t leave the unit. They can give this notice any time during the...Read More
Increases to Ontario's Minimum Wages starting October 1, 2016Increases to Ontario's minimum wages will take effect on October 1, 2016:
- general minimum wage increasing to $11.40 per house (from $11.25)
- student minimum wage increasing to $10.70 per ... Read More