PRE-BUDGET BRIEFS

January 19, 2017

Ontario Council’s Pre-Budget submission to the Ontario Legislature’s Standing Committee on Finance and Economic, including topics:

  1. Implementation of action plans for the many upcoming reports from current consultations and committees
  2. Social Infrastructure
  3. Education and the Achieving Excellence Initiative
  4. Early Learning and Child Care with the Early Years consultation
  5. Gender Wage Gap
  6. Poverty
  7. Environment, especially water-taking and the mercury contamination of Grassy Narrows

February 2, 2016

Ontario Council presented their annual pre-budget comments to the Minister of Finance, the Hon. Charles Sousa.

The topics included:

  1. Human Trafficking
  2. Income Security
  3. Dental and Health Benefits
  4. Early Learning and Child Care
  5. Youth Leaving Care
  6. Water

January 31, 2014
Ontario Council presented their annual pre-budget comments to the Minister of Finance, the Hon. Charles Sousa.
The topics included:

  1. Protection of Water Resources
  2. Trafficking in Persons
  3. Income Security
  4. Children’s Mental Health Services
  5. Early Learning and Child Care Education
  6. Youth in Care

April 12, 2013
A letter was sent to the Honourable Minster Charles Sousa, Minister of Finance for the Ontario Budget consultations. The topics include:

  1. Youth in Care
  2. Student debt and rising tuition
  3. Erosion of child care funding
  4. Dental care for low income children
  5. Protection of water resources

April 18, 2012
A letter was sent to the Hon.Dalton McGuinty, with copies to Dwight Duncan, Andrea Horwath and Michael Prue, with our concerns about the 2012 Budget:

  1. the lack of funding for child care
  2. the freeze in social assistance benefits
  3. the smaller increase to the Ontario Child Benefit

February 1, 2011
CFUW Ontario Council has presented its Pre-Budget Brief to the Ontario Legislature’s Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs. The topics include

  1. poverty
  2. early learning programme
  3. child care
  4. home care
  5. affordable housing
  6. violence against women

January 30, 2008
CFUW Ontario Council has presented its Pre-Budget Brief to the Ontario Legislature’s Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs. The topics include:

  1. family poverty
  2. child care
  3. the Clawback
  4. affordable housing
  5. violence against women
  6. the FLEW project

January 29, 2007

CFUW Burlington presents a brief to the Pre-Budget Consultations held in Hamilton. The Brief

January 9, 2007

CFUW Southport presents a brief and meets with their MPP, Carol Mitchell, MPP Huron-Bruce. The Brief

February 2, 2006

Ontario Council again presented our concerns to the Ontario Legislature's Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs for their pre-budget consultation, covering our core concerns of health, education, violence against women, child care, poverty and the environment.

Mar. 4, 2005

CFUW/Ontario Council presented our Brief to the Minister of Finance for his pre-budget consultation.

Jan.20, 2005

Ontario Council again presented our concerns to the Ontario Legislature’s Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs for their pre-budget consultation. This covered our core concerns of health, education, children, status of women, housing, poverty and the environment.

Aug. 17, 2004

CFUW/Ontario Council responds to the Ontario Provincial Budget.

June 30, 2004

CFUW-Southport presents a Brief on CFUW issues of concern to Carol Mitchell, MPP Huron-Bruce.