The Minister of Children and Youth Services has released the locations of her community consultations on a poverty reduction strategy for Ontario. The scheduled dates are:

  • Peterborough, May 5
  • Cobourg, May 6
  • Ottawa, May 9
  • Hamilton, May 12
  • Windsor, May 21
  • London, May 23, 10:00AM to 1:00PM (NB- changed from May 20)
  • Sudbury, May 26, 2:00PM to 5:00PM

Unscheduled but being planned and listed in alphabetical order are:

  • Kingston
  • Kitchener-Waterloo
  • Peel
  • Thunder Bay
  • Toronto
  • York/Durham (North-East GTA)

The Minister is also encouraging MPPs to participate in additional community consultations in communities not listed above and to invite the participation of her colleagues on the Cabinet Committee on Poverty Reduction.

Further information will be posted here as it becomes available as well as the plans of the provincial organizations working on a poverty reduction strategy for Ontario on how to participate in the consultation process.