Close Gender Wage Gap

New Working Group Will Provide Advice Leading to Positive Change News release from Ministry of Labour, on November 24, 2016 ntario is continuing its work to close the gender wage gap and support higher participation for women in the workforce by establishing a working group to...

Improving Access to Child Care for Families Across Ontario

Province Investing in 3,400 New Child Care Spaces and Launching Public Consultations News release from Ministry of Education, on November 23, 2016 Ontario is improving access to affordable, accessible, high-quality and responsive child care and early years programming for...

Grassy Narrows residents eating fish with highest mercury levels in province

New analysis using provincial data reveals that mercury in an average meal of walleye from Clay Lake is 15 times the daily intake limit for adults. Toronto Star, written by JAYME POISSON News reporter and DAVID BRUSER News Reporter, on Nov. 23, 2016 For the residents of Grassy...

Charter challenge of Ontario child support law gets green light

A provincial court justice has agreed to hear a constitutional challenge of Ontario’s child support laws. Toronto Star, written by LAURIE MONSEBRAATEN Social justice reporter, on Nov. 23, 2016 Wayne Watson’s seemingly losing bid to terminate child support payments for his...