Earlier this year advocates from Ontario Disability Coalition and BC Complex Kids Society met with Minister Carla Qualtrough to discuss childhood disability poverty that affects families across Canada. We shared our stories as mother’s of children with complex medical needs and identify the barriers created by federal policies and solutions to prevent lowered social economic… Read More In Canada Disability Poverty begins at birth
IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE TORONTO, ONTARIO – Proposed changes, while great for those who can work, leave those who cannot work destitute. “We have been pushing the government to increase the amount recipients can earn before clawing back earnings, so it is good to see this change now. However this change only benefits those who can… Read More Ford’s “Plan to Build” Fails Those Most Vulnerable
Rally 4 ODSP – November 1st, 2022 at 11 am join us to call for an end to disability poverty in Ontario… Read More Press Release – Rally4ODSP – Nov 1st, 2022 Double ODSP Now
Rally4ODSP – Join Ontario Disability Coalition, ODSP Action Coalition and DoubleODSPNow.com at our Rally Nov 1st at 11:00 am Queens Park. Hope to see you there!… Read More Join us to Rally4ODSP – End Disability Poverty
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%
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
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.
Our Message to End Disability Poverty in Ontario #Rally4ODSP, #DoubleODSPNow #OnPoli … Read More Our Message to End Disability Poverty in Ontario
What is wrong with the ODSP? I think we all agree it’s everything. … Read More What is wrong with ODSP?
Press Conference and Rally to End Disability Poverty – You are invited!… Read More For Immediate Release: Provincial Government Budget Shuts Out Ontarians with Disabilities.