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RACIAL JUSTICE REPORT CARD SHOWS WHERE POLITICAL PARTIES STAND ON RACIAL EQUITY AND RACIAL JUSTICE

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...

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UNREST: FILM & FORUM NIGHT

Did you mark your calendar to attend the Fibromyalgia London Group's special event, presented in partnersh...

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Ontario’s Basic Income Pilot Project: What will it mean for people on social assistance?

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. ...

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New notice allows victims of sexual and domestic violence to end tenancy in 28 days

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...

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What’s Happening this September?

Increases to Ontario's Minimum Wages starting October 1, 2016

Increases 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 ...

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New rules about tips and gratuities

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Destabilizing Tenancy Rights Is Not the Solution to Ontario’s Housing Shortage

Destabilizing Tenancy Rights Is Not the Solution to Ontario’s Housing Shortage

Jonathan Robinson (2016-05-17) The Ontario government is quietly considering making changes to the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006, the legislation which governs the landlord-tenant relationship in O...

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Fairness Means Decent Work for Temp Workers

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A Message from ACTO

Response to Long-term Affordable Housing Strategy Update  “I want to hear your views on how we can make Ontario’s housing system work better for you, your family, and your community. Every Ontarian deserves to have a stable, affordable home.” These were the words of Ted ...

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