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July 11: Retiring On A Low Income

Information From NOW: John Stapleton from Open Policy Ontario shares how to get the most from income security programs like Old Age Security, the Guaranteed Income Supplement, Canada Pension Plan and Ontario Disability Support. 6 pm....

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Cutting off workers from benefits at 65 unconstitutional, human rights tribunal rules

Cutting workers off health, dental, and life insurance benefits when they turn 65 is unconstitutional, the province's human rights tribunal has ruled in a significant case that could spark legislative changes and prompt employers to make their benefit...

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May 22: Learn about Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney and Estate Administration, Kingston

Information from the Ontario Bar Association: Members of the public will have the opportunity to learn about estate planning and estate administration from a local estates solicitor. The seminar will focus on some of the reasons why...

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May 22 & 23: Racial Justice Forum: Lead the Change

Information from Colour of Poverty - Colour of Change: For the past ten years Colour of Poverty - Colour of Change has been engaged in a broad range of racial justice change-making education and advocacy efforts and activities around...

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May 26: Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney & Estate Planning, Kingston

Information from Ontario Bar Association: Members of the public will have the opportunity to learn about estate planning and estate administration from a local estates solicitor. The seminar will focus on some of the reasons why...

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Families sue Ontario long-term care providers over 'disgusting' neglect

From a CTV News article: WARNING: This story contains graphic details and images.

Their stories are horrific.
 
A man pitted with gaping bedsores, one even revealing bone. A woman left writhing...
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Clinics band together to expand legal services for low-income people

From an article in Sault Online: For decades, community legal clinics across Northern Ontario have been providing free legal services and empowering their communities to push for change. They have traditionally offered legal services...

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Older Women and Domestic Violence

This webinar is presented by Tamar Witelson, Legal Director at METRAC, and Rochella Vassell from Elder Abuse Ontario, as part of the Family Law Education for Women (FLEW) project. It is hosted by CLEO. 

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Older Women and Domestic Violence

Recorded on March 23, 2018 (1 hour and 23 minutes) - This webinar is presented by Tamar Witelson, Legal Director at METRAC and Rochella Vassell from Elder Abuse Ontario, as part of the Family Law Education for Women (FLEW) project and...

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LCO Launches Consultation Survey to Hear About Your Experiences

Information from the Law Commission of Ontario (LCO): Have you ever supported a family member, close friend, or acted as a substitute decision-maker for someone who received palliative care, or end of life care? Or, do you work in...

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