MEDIA RELEASE – Ford government fails people with disability with a sub-inflation increase of 5%

Wednesday August 10th, 2022, Ford government’s budget fails people with disability with a sub-inflation ODSP increase of 5% CARLETON PLACE, ON – Disability advocate Maddy Dever issued the following statement on behalf of many people with disabilities across the province in response to the introduction of the Ford governments 2022 Budget. “In a time of… Read More MEDIA RELEASE – Ford government fails people with disability with a sub-inflation increase of 5%

Home Care Nursing Crisis is going from bad to worse

Ontario Home Care System is completely forgotten and is leaving Ontario’s most vulnerable families, children, adults, and seniors without critically essential life sustaining care. Nicole Payette Kyryluk, a policy advisor for Ontario Disability Coalition, shared her family’s struggles in a desperate cry for help and it was featured on the front page of the Toronto… Read More Home Care Nursing Crisis is going from bad to worse

ODSP Climb out of poverty – Lets compare the platforms.

By Maddy Dever from autisticrambler.comTwitter @mattjdever What does the next 3 years look like based on party promises, what Harris gave us in 1996 and the effect of inflation. The effect of not #DoubleODSPNow in 2022 for NDP means they will never hit poverty line & Liberals will never be above Harris rates. Ontario NDP… Read More ODSP Climb out of poverty – Lets compare the platforms.

Rally to End Disability Poverty – Thursday April 28th @ Queens Park 11am

Ontario Disability Coalition along with ODSP Action Coalition, and Disability Justice Network of Ontario are coming together, with a strong line up of self advocates to RALLY Ontario’s elected officials to act with compassion to end disability poverty in Ontario. Everyone is welcome to join us. #RALLY4ODSP. Image description: Top has three logos Disability Justice… Read More Rally to End Disability Poverty – Thursday April 28th @ Queens Park 11am