A Toronto couple supporting two children both need to work full-time at $18.52 an hour each to make ends meet — a far cry from reality for too many struggling families, a report released Friday finds.
Canadians are paying more for modern essentials and that’s hitting low income families the hardest, forcing some to make tough decisions between groceries and staying connected.
The shocking and terrifying incident at the TCH Building at Markham Rd and Eglinton Ave in Scarborough shows all Torontonians why ACORN is fighting for healthy homes.
Housing experts say unless major funds are raised to address repair backlogs, dangerous scenarios like this will become more common at aging TCHC facilities.
Brick facade fell from a Scarborough TCHC building over the weekend. Kelly Lalande from Toronto ACORN talks about the safety implications.
Kathleen Wynne announced a 25 cent increase to the Minimum Wage, putting the base pay at $11.25 for Ontario’s lowest paid workers.