Thursday, June 7th, 2018 at 11:18am
Interfaith Social Assistance Reform Coalition believes the Ontario provincial election is an exercise of citizenship and a call to action to ensure that progress is made to improve the economy, extend employee rights and sustain social services. #ISARCActs ISARC2 photo
Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 at 11:55am
Two million people (14.3%) in Ontario are living in poverty. Increasing the income available to low-income individuals and families must be a priority if Ontario is to reduce the "poverty gap". Ask candidates about it, using @ISARC2 ‘Report Card'. ISARC2 photo
Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 at 9:00am
Low income workers and families are helped by not for profit agencies. A new government must raise transfer payments to public sector, not-for-profit groups to help them meet minimum wage, equal pay goals and not cut back levels of service. @ISARC2 ISARC2 photo
Monday, June 4th, 2018 at 12:20pm
All parties say they want to do something to help families. One effective way is to support Employment Standards that give working parents greater notice and security in their work schedules. @ISARC2 election Kit helps faith communities to discuss issues in the Ontario election. ISARC2 photo
Thursday, May 31st, 2018 at 2:36pm
Employment Justice: some seeking elected office have said they wish to respond to the opinions of front line workers on how to improve their workplaces. @ISARC2 has prepared an on-line election Kit to help faith communities on Ontario electoral choices. ISARC2 photo