Press Release: Ontario Government Sentences Low Income Ontarians to Chronic Illness and Premature Death
Mar 24, 2006 Ontario Government Sentences Low Income Ontarians to Chronic Illness and Premature Death TORONTO – The spring budget released by the Ontario Liberal government on March 23rd raises social assistance rates by a ridiculous 2 percent. This means that the lives of Ontarians surviving on welfare and disability are simply considered to be…
Letter To Minister of Social Services on Health Crisis Due To Poverty
Sept 8, 2005 A group of Ontario health care providers have written a letter to the Ontario Minister of Community and Social Services, Sandra Pupatello, to express their concern about the negative effects of poverty on their patients’ health after a decade of falling Welfare rates. Download a PDF version of the letter
Editorial: Pay Now, Or Pay Later
THE TORONTO STAR – May 10, 2005 – Kathy Hardill Read the article here!