LPC Response to letter re: Canada Disability Benefit
The Liberal Party of Canada has responded to our letter to the leaders of the Conservative, Green, Liberal, and New Democratic parties of Canada seeking their party’s platform response on the Canada Disability Benefit.
Read it here: https://disabilityalliancebc.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Disability-Alliance-BC.docx-1.pdf
This response follows a response from the NDP, which we posted on our blog last week.
NDP Response to letter re: Canada Disability Benefit
On September 7, 2021, DABC sent letters to the leaders of the Conservative, Green, Liberal, and New Democratic parties of Canada to seek their party’s platform response on the Canada Disability Benefit.
We have received one response from the NDP, which you can read here: https://disabilityalliancebc.org/ndp-response-disability-alliance-bc/.
We will post an update if we receive any further responses.
Facebook Live Town Hall - Poverty Reduction in Canada
DABC has received the following information:
As the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, I will be hosting a Facebook Live town hall on poverty reduction in Canada. I invite you to join this online discussion.
Date: Monday, June 5, 2017
Time: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
You can participate by asking your questions, and sharing your views and ideas as we develop a Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy.
We are looking for a wide variety of views, expertise and input. Please help us spread the word by sharing this message and the attached poster with your networks.
You can share your questions, stories and views in advance of the event by posting them on Social Development Canada or tweeting them to @socdevsoc and using #ReducePoverty.
I look forward to a great discussion.
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos
Minister of Families, Children and Social Development