The Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs will review all feedback received and the province will continue to consult with workers and businesses throughout the fall, as the bill moves through the legislative process, with the aim to ensure proposed changes give people the opportunity to succeed and get ahead.
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The 40 new centres aims to help the province better meet the needs of our growing seniors' population, and will offer social and recreational programming such as exercise classes, transportation services, communal dining and health and wellness classes.
The government has announced that up to 213 students across northern Ontario will have summer job opportunities due to over $870,000 in Canada Summer Jobs funding.
The government of Ontario has appointed Dr. Gordon Cleveland to lead a new study with the goal of building a child care system that makes child care universally accessible and affordable to all Ontario families.
The New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) is a federal grants and contributions program that supports projects led or inspired by seniors who make a difference in the lives of others and their communities. Through the NHSP, the Government of Canada encourages seniors to share their knowledge, skills and experiences to the benefit of others.
This report documents the priorities identified at the forum. They are intended to guide the ongoing work of NGOs, service providers, law enforcement, immigration agencies, policy makers, and other groups involved in anti-trafficking work across Canada.
The deputy chairpersons of the Refugee Protection Division (RPD) and the Refugee Appeal Division (RAD) have recently begun to meet to ensure that they are each aware of the pressures and priorities facing the other division. This context will enable each division to carry out its mandate more effectively.
Throughout 2017, Social Planning Toronto (SPT) will be producing a series of reports highlighting newly released 2016 Census data from Statistics Canada and its significance for Toronto and its communities.
The government of Canada has announced that it will help 150 vulnerable youth in Hamilton develop essential skills and knowledge needed to overcome barriers to employment, join the workforce or return to school.