Getting People Ready for Skilled Trades Jobs in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 12, 2019 Getting People Ready for Skilled Trades Jobs in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations Government Invests in Local Pre-Apprenticeship Programs NEWS BRANTFORD – Ontario’s Government is supporting people in the Brantford-Brant-Six Nations area so that they can prepare for rewarding, well-paying careers in the skilled trades, and employers can get the skilled workforce … Continue reading “Getting People Ready for Skilled Trades Jobs in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations”

Government’s Balanced Plan Invests in Brantford-Brant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 7, 2019 Government’s Balanced Plan Invests in Brantford-Brant Ontario Government Beating Fiscal Targets While Investing in Priority Programs NEWS Finance Minister Rod Phillips yesterday released the 2019 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review: A Plan to Build Ontario Together — which maintains the government’s commitment to balance the budget by 2023–24 … Continue reading “Government’s Balanced Plan Invests in Brantford-Brant”

Bouma Highlights 28th Annual Christmas in Paris in the Ontario Legislature

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 31, 2019 Bouma Highlights 28th Annual Christmas in Paris in the Ontario Legislature Brantford-Brant MPP Makes Statement in Ontario Legislature Acknowledging Local Art Event NEWS QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Will Bouma recognized an upcoming event taking place in his riding of Brantford-Brant in the Ontario Legislature today, the 28th Annual Christmas … Continue reading “Bouma Highlights 28th Annual Christmas in Paris in the Ontario Legislature”

Brant Family and Children’s Services, MPP Will Bouma and Parliamentary Assistant Jeremy Roberts Hold Adoption Roundtable

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 23, 2019 Brant Family and Children’s Services, MPP Will Bouma and Parliamentary Assistant Jeremy Roberts Hold Adoption Roundtable NEWS BRANTFORD – Monday October 21st, MPP Will Bouma hosted Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Children, Community and Social Services Jeremy Roberts for a roundtable discussion on customary care and the adoption … Continue reading “Brant Family and Children’s Services, MPP Will Bouma and Parliamentary Assistant Jeremy Roberts Hold Adoption Roundtable”

Ontario Holds Mental Health and Addictions Roundtable in Brantford-Brant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 18, 2019 Ontario Holds Mental Health and Addictions Roundtable in Brantford-Brant Province Hears Directly from Care Providers, Emergency Responders, Municipal Leaders,and Indigenous Leaders and Representatives NEWS  BRANTFORD – Ontario’s government is making mental health and addictions a priority. Each year, 2.5 million Ontarians are expected to experience a mental health or … Continue reading “Ontario Holds Mental Health and Addictions Roundtable in Brantford-Brant”

Ontario Helping to Keep Seniors with Dementia in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations Safe

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 10, 2019 Ontario Helping to Keep Seniors with Dementia in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations Safe BRANTFORD — Ontario is helping families, caregivers and communities recognize the risks of dementia, be prepared for incidents, and better ensure that seniors can live safely in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations. Each year, approximately 125,000 seniors in Ontario living with … Continue reading “Ontario Helping to Keep Seniors with Dementia in Brantford-Brant-Six Nations Safe”

Statement from MPP Will Bouma on the Tentative Agreement Between the Government and CUPE

I was pleased about the tentative agreement that was reached last night between the Government of Ontario and the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE). We remain committed to ensuring that our students stay in the classroom and in a safe learning environment.  The fact that the students are back in class today reflects the … Continue reading “Statement from MPP Will Bouma on the Tentative Agreement Between the Government and CUPE”

The Government of Ontario Building New Child Care Spaces in Brantford

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 4, 2019 The Government of Ontario Building New Child Care Spaces in Brantford Province Approves Addition to Central Public School BRANTFORD — Ontario’s government is protecting what matters most by investing in new child care spaces in local schools. The province has provided Grand Erie District School Board with approval to … Continue reading “The Government of Ontario Building New Child Care Spaces in Brantford”

Ontario Making Community Housing Safer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 23, 2019 Ontario Making Community Housing Safer Helping housing providers keep evicted criminals out of the system TORONTO ― Ontario is protecting people who live in community housing, especially vulnerable seniors and children, by allowing housing providers to turn away tenants who have been evicted from community housing for serious crimes. “Our … Continue reading “Ontario Making Community Housing Safer”

Ontario Takes Action to Improve Access to Education for First Nation Students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 18, 2019 Ontario Takes Action to Improve Access to Education for First Nation Students Reciprocal Education Approach (REA) Increases Parental Choice and Cuts Red Tape NIPISSING FIRST NATION, NORTH BAY — Yesterday, Ontario announced a historic step forward for First Nation students by removing barriers to quality education. Stephen Lecce, Minister … Continue reading “Ontario Takes Action to Improve Access to Education for First Nation Students”