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Ontario Passes Legislation on Medical Assistance in Dying

Ontario Passes Legislation on Medical Assistance in Dying
Province Providing Clarity and Protection for Patients and Health Care Providers Ontario passed legislation today that will support the implementation of medical assistance in dying in the province by providing more protection and greater clarity for patients, their families, health care providers and health care institutions. Federal legislation, which came into force in June 2016, sets out the parameters for... Read More

Inquest into the Death of Youssef Mohammed Hussein Announced

Inquest into the Death of Youssef Mohammed Hussein Announced
Dr. David Eden, Regional Supervising Coroner for Inquests, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Youssef Mohammed Hussein. Mr. Hussein, 27, died on April 12, 2016, at the Ottawa Hospital after transfer from the Ottawa Carleton Detention Centre. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act. The inquest will examine the events surrounding the death... Read More

ACOTTI Presents: A “CHAIR-Ity” AUCTION, May 18th

ACOTTI Presents: A “CHAIR-Ity” AUCTION, May 18th
Brockville – Join us on May 18th at the Marianne van Silfhout gallery at St. Lawrence College, Brockville, for ACOTTI’s first fundraiser! This elegant evening is a live auction of ONE-OF-A-KIND artist redesigned chairs, created by more than 20 local artists. The proceeds from the auction will benefit the creators, and the ongoing programs of the Arts Council of the Thousand... Read More

Prime Minister welcomes Clerk’s report on the Public Service of Canada

Prime Minister welcomes Clerk’s report on the Public Service of Canada
Ottawa  – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed the Twenty-Fourth Annual Report on the Public Service of Canada from the Clerk of the Privy Council and Head of the Public Service, Michael Wernick. The Clerk’s report outlines how the Public Service has performed over the last twelve months in providing services to Canadians and supporting the Government. It also sets... Read More

High School Graduation Rate Climbs to All-Time High

High School Graduation Rate Climbs to All-Time High
Ontario’s Investments in Education Drive Rate to Historic Level of 86.5 Per Cent Ontario’s unprecedented investments in education have pushed the high school graduation rate to a historic new high, as more students than ever before are obtaining a high school diploma and gaining the skills and experience required for the jobs of tomorrow. In 2016, the five-year graduation rate... Read More