A rally was held by the local chapter of ACORN on Friday, outside the Ontario Disability Support Program office on Preston, for those living on Ontario Works or disability.
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ACORN and allies call for welfare benefits reform
Benefits Reform Action Group marched to the department of community services office Thursday to protest welfare reform.
About 25 people on welfare and their allies rallied at Victoria Park, just across the street from the Community Services headquarters in downtown Halifax.
ACORN says province’s disability support not keeping up with real-world costs
Why doesn’t Ottawa have a discounted pass for low-income workers — people who need the bus, but who struggle to pay for it, sometimes having to cut into their budgets for food, clothing or rent?
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Des membres d'ACORN Canada demandent une hausse de la subvention de logement du Programme ontarien de soutien aux personnes handicapées.
On Friday, June 26 2015, close to 30 members of Ottawa ACORN gathered outside the Ministry of Community and Social Services at 351 Preston Street.
Ottawa ACORN members rallied yesterday to launch monthly actions on the Ontario government to raise the housing allowance for ODSP and OW recipients.