By Barbara Willet, Executive Director Health Nexus has long recognized that our health is influenced by many factors outside of the traditional realm of the health care sector, such as education, income, food, and housing. The 2017 Ontario budget not only outlined significant investments in our health care system but also important investments in other […]
By Tara Zupancic, Director, Habitus Research The HBE Equity Fact Sheet and Evidence Review are now both available to download from the BCCDC website at http://www.bccdc.ca/health-professionals/professional-resources/health-equity-environmental-health/equity-and-eph-handbook.
Ontario is giving families of children with autism more options for their children's service by offering a new, permanent direct funding option, which will be implemented by the end of this year through the Ontario Autism Program (OAP).
The province is increasing support for approximately 20,000 students with special education needs across Northern Ontario, to help ensure that every student can be successful and reach their full potential.
The province is improving access to high-speed broadband connectivity in schools across Ontario - particularly in northern, rural and remote schools - to provide all students with reliable and equitable access to learning resources.