CLAC’s January 2020 submission to the provincial government and the Ontario Health Care Coalition’s recent study highlight similar...
For thousands of workers in Ontario’s long term care system, the opportunity to take pride in a job well done has become ever more elusive.
Ontario should replicate what other provinces have already offered to their volunteers. Doing so would make the federal tax credit a benefit to volunteers. This small and relatively inexpensive measure would enhance the value of the volunteer honourarium, without impacting the already strained municipal tax base in the regions that rely on volunteers.
As a result of Bill 66, you can now return to work on projects in Hamilton, the Region of Waterloo, and Sault Ste. Marie that you have long been excluded from. But more is yet to be done in Toronto.