Author: Brendon Pooran

05 Apr PooranLaw’s Comments on Ontario Budget 2018

Care and Support Front and Centre in Recent Ontario Budget Announcement: Implications for People with Disabilities, their Families and Government Funded Service Agencies The word “CARE” was mentioned over 35 times last week as Finance Minister, Charles Souza revealed the “Plan for Care and Opportunity Budget”. As...

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25 Feb April 5 – INFORMATION SESSION FOR FAMILIES ENGAGING WORKERS

April 5, 2018 North York Region 1122 Finch Ave West 6:30pm-8:30pm On November 28th Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, received Royal Assent and became law.  Bill 148 affects everything from the minimum wage and public holiday pay, to how employees request scheduling changes, refuse shifts,...

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22 Feb Resources and Tools for Families Engaging Support Workers

On November 27th Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, received Royal Assent and became law.  Bill 148 affects everything from the minimum wage and public holiday pay, to how employees request scheduling changes, refuse shifts and take leaves of absence. Many families do not...

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20 Feb MARCH 15 – INFORMATION SESSION FOR FAMILIES ENGAGING WORKERS

March 15, 2018 Scarborough Region 1712 Ellesmere Road 7pm-9pm On November 28th Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, received Royal Assent and became law.  Bill 148 affects everything from the minimum wage and public holiday pay, to how employees request scheduling changes, refuse shifts, and take leaves...

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20 Feb MARCH 14 – INFORMATION SESSION FOR FAMILIES ENGAGING WORKERS

March 14, 2018 Etobicoke/York Region Creative Village Studio - 4895 Dundas St. West 6pm-8pm On November 28th Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, received Royal Assent and became law.  Bill 148 affects everything from the minimum wage and public holiday pay, to how employees request scheduling...

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19 Feb MARCH 8 – INFO SESSION: RDSP & WILLS and ESTATE PLANNING

Sign up for one or both sessions! Essex County Civic Centre, 315 Fairview Avenue, ESSEX Registered Disability Savings Plan Thurs. March 8, 2018 – 9:30 am to 11 am Learn more about the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP), a Canada registered matched savings plan specific for people with disabilities and...

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19 Feb MARCH 7 – INFO SESSION: RDSP & WILLS and ESTATE PLANNING

Sign up for one or both sessions! Atonement Family Centre, 2940 Forest Glade Drive, WINDSOR Registered Disability Savings Plan Wed. March 7, 2018 (6:00 pm to 7:30 pm) Learn more about the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP), a Canada registered matched savings plan specific for people with disabilities and...

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17 Feb FEBRUARY 28 – WEBINAR – YOUR CHILD AND SPECIAL EDUCATION

Wednesday February 28 (7 to 8pm)   YOUR CHILD AND SPECIAL EDUCATION: Questions & Answers for Getting the Supports your Child Needs All children need support to thrive within the school system. Students with special needs require more supports than what are usually offered in school. Join us for an...

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16 Feb FEBRUARY 28 – INFO SESSION: PLANNING FOR A SECURE FUTURE

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 (6:00 to 8:00pm) Victoria Park Hub: 1527 Victoria Avenue, 2nd Floor This session is SOLD OUT. Want to still participate? Join us LIVE on FACEBOOK! Tune in and ask questions in the comment section. We will read it out for Brendon to answer LIVE!  ...

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16 Feb FEBRUARY 26 – WORKSHOP: RSDP & WILLS AND ESTATES

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital (6:00 to 8:30pm) Attendees will learn about two topics at this workshop! The Registered Disability Savings Plan can help you save for the future! If you or someone you know has a disability and is under age 60, find out how the...

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