Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special Needs

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REGISTER NOW! Conference 2014 in London

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Here are the links to the 2014 OASIS Conference brochure, 2014 Conference Brochure and registration 2014 OASIS Conference Registration  

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OASIS Praises Ontario Government for Funding Earmarked to Address Waitlists

TORONTO – Today, Ontario Agencies Supporting Individuals with Special Needs (OASIS) President Jane Joris praised the Ontario Government for announcing funding earmarked to address growing wait-lists in developmental services. “This announcement is a positive step forward in addressing the mounting crisis situation in developmental services. We are grateful for this critical investment, and look forward …

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Spotlight on Transformation – Issue 38, April 2014

Spotlight on Transformation – Issue 38, April 2014

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Former Residents of Huronia, Rideau, and Southwestern Regional Centres Could Receive Compensation from Class Action Settlements

TORONTO, April 7, 2014 /CNW/ – Settlements have been reached in class action lawsuits involving the Huronia Regional Centre (“Huronia”), Rideau Regional Centre (“Rideau”), and Southwestern Regional Centre (“Southwestern”) which were residential facilities operated by the Province of Ontario (the “Province”) that provided care and support to persons with developmental disabilities from 1876 to 2009. …

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OASIS Thanks the Select Committee for Interim Report

OASIS extends its gratitude and appreciation to the Provincial Legislature’s Select Committee on Developmental Services on the release of its interim report on March 5, 2014.  The following press release was issued over the Canada Newswire Ontario Comprehensive Network: Press Release March 2014 – OASIS Thanks Government Select Committee

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Select Committee Interim Report

On March 5, 2014, the Chair of the Select Committee on Developmental Services presented the Committee’s Interim Report to the Legislature.  An electronic copy of the report can be found at the link below. http://ontla.on.ca/web/committee-proceedings/committee_reports.do?ParlCommID=8976&locale=en

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2014 Pre-Budget Submission to the Ontario Ministry of Finance

As part of the pre-budget consultation process OASIS representatives presented the following to Finance Minister, Charles Sousa, on February 3, 2014:  OASIS Budget Submission – February 2014  

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Spotlight on Transformation: Issue 37 – February 2014

Spotlight on Transformation Issue 37 – February 2014

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Labour Relations Committee Information Session – March 6, 2014

The OASIS Labour Relations Committee will host an Information Session in Toronto on Thursday, March 6, 2014.  Session topics include Strike Preparation and Management Legal Aspects of a Strike Replacement Worker/Security Firms Sector Discussion For further information and Registration Form, click here:  Mar 6 Information Session flyer

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