Ottawa ACORN

404 McArthur Ave. (Heartwood House) Ottawa, ON K1K 1G8

Phone: 613-746-5999

ottawa@acorncanada.org

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ACORN leaders applaud proposed ONDP $12/day child care boost

$12/day child care was a key promise revealed in the Ontario NDP’s platform, released earlier this week. ACORN leaders welcome this proposed investment, which would see free, licensed child care for families earning below $40,000 with sliding scale fees averaging $12/day for everyone else.

The platform also proposes immediate increases to ECE wages and a phased 51% increase in affordable child care spaces across the Province.

VICTORY: Ottawa Members Move Council in the Right Direction Against Payday Loans / VICTOIRE: Les membres d'Ottawa font avancer le Conseil dans la bonne direction contre les prêts sur salaire

Ottawa ACORN

Ottawa ACORN members have been pushing for minimum distancing and licensing of payday lenders since 2015 in order to reduce the concentration of payday lenders in our neighbourhoods. // Depuis 2015, les membres d'ACORN Ottawa font pression en faveur d'un espacement minimal et l'attribution de permis aux prêteurs sur salaire afin de réduire la concentration de prêteurs sur salaire dans nos quartiers.

Lots of Beer & Lots of Trivia Makes for a Successful Fundraiser in Ottawa! / Beaucoup de bière et beaucoup de trivia font pour un levé-de-fond réussi à Ottawa!

Ottawa ACORN Trivial Beersuit

On Fri, March 2nd over 180 ACORN supporters from unions, non-profits and political groups as well as your regular trivia buffs and craft beer gurus attended Ottawa ACORN’s 4th annual fundraiser - Trivial Beersuit!

Landlord Licensing - Valentines & Broken Hearts for Ottawa City Council! * Permis de propriétaire - Valentins et coeurs brisés pour le conseil municipal d'Ottawa!

Ottawa ACORN

20 Ottawa ACORN members took over the City Hall lobby this Valentine’s Day to push for action from City Council on ACORN’s campaign to license landlords!

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