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Flashback 2018 Rights and Advocacy

OW / ODSP Changes

Background: a great summary from ISAC  Many questions, few answers, and great risk for people with disabilities

Join the ODSP Action Coalition. And follow their partners:

Housing – Too many links to count

ACORN has worked for real affordable housing and inclusionary zoning.
Housing New legislation by Ontario Government means that Rent Control will continue for residential units occupied before November 15, But new rental units will not be subject to rent control.

Housing Action Now—Great resource on housing advocacy in Toronto

Stay Warm – Shelter, Out of the Cold, Tents

“Disability” is an advocacy tool

People with disabilities have human rights and entitlements. We can speak back to power and review what does and doesn’t work like the Hearing Voices Network did in the Unity Kingdom.
Many organizations advocate for accessibility and inclusion for folks like us who face barriers created by social and discrimination:

Safe Injection Sites / Harm Reduction / Drug Prohibition

Bruce McArthur's victims. Top, from left to right: Selim Esen, Andrew Kinsman, Majeed Kayhan, and Dean Lisowick. Bottom, from left to right: Soroush Mahmudi, Skandaraj Navaratnam, Abdulbasir Faizi, Kirushnakumar Kanagaratnam.

Missing Review: The Independent Civilian Review into Missing Person Investigations

What questions and knowledge should the community share with the Review? What happens when there is no one looking for…

Fred Victor and CRC Amalgamate

June 6, 2019 A Special Announcement to our partners, supporters and community members. Fred Victor Centre and the CRC announce…

Right to Housing is the law (almost)

We still need to advocate and reach politicians to make sure they know that we have a Right to Housing…
Image Description: Toronto Pride Parade with a long wide rainbow flag that stretches over 40 metres.

Events June 2019 (Advocacy to activities Amber Graydon and beyond!)

The Big List of fun community events - compiled by Amber Graydon over 40 pages of community events daily, weekly.…

What should we include in the Food Issue?

Food Access, Advocacy, Fun

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