The Ontario Courts last week may have thrown a monkey wrench into Doug Ford’s reluctance to mandate vaccinations for front line staff in Ontario. In an 18-paragraph decision the court outlined how they will be dealing with unvaccinated jurors. Although this motion didn’t specifically deal with vulnerable populations, the motion should be a clear indication […]Read More Ontario Courts: Get Vaccinated or You’re a Risk To The Public
Ontario Premier Doug Ford during his presser today did state that it’ll be up to each individual front line organization to develop policies regarding what to do with unvaccinated staff, and that the province will make vaccinations mandatory if that fails, or the situation on the ground changes.Read More Ministry of Education Mandating Vaccination Disclosure of Staff
The question on a lot of parents’ minds (especially those with medically fragile kids and household members) – Do the rights of unvaccinated educational staff who don’t get the COVID shot or refuse to let the board know their vaccination status overrule the rights to accommodation and protection of unvaccinated children?Read More Is it Illegal To Have Unvaccinated Staff at Schools Working With Kids?
As the pandemic ends, I wanted to write about my personal experience as a caregiver and parent of an autistic. There’s a lot that needs to change with how we deal with the disabled, not just on a federal level, but specifically in Ontario as well. The first part of this two-part series will be […]Read More An Autism Parent’s Pandemic Prospective PT.1
Build an army, and expect change! As an advocate in the past for student safety and youth mental health, one of my biggest issues has been the way the school system treats parents. One very smart phycologist friend of mine once compared the school system as acting like a bunch of scared cows towards parents. […]Read More School Advocacy for Disabled Children