ISAC is undertaking a major consultation on the income security system to identify priority concerns for litigation and generate new ideas for law reform.
We are seeking to involve those most affected by income security policy by working with anti poverty and grassroots organizations and we need your help to reach across the province. We are inviting community groups, legal clinics, and others concerned about poverty to join us in this project.
It is a very important time to get communities across Ontario thinking and acting on income security issues as the province heads towards an election, and the Federal government is again talking about tackling child poverty and the reform of income security programs. Given the political window of opportunity we believe this consultation can actually make a difference if we work together to ensure it is innovative and inclusive.
Please review the following and let us know if you can help by no later than January 31st 2003.
The process will involve two focus groups in each community: