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Ontario raises minimum wage to $11.25 per hour News

By Tiara Samosir Ontario is raising its general minimum wage rate to $11.25 an hour starting on Oct. 1. Ontario’s Ministry of Labour said in the release that increasing the minimum wage is a part of the government’s economic plan for the province. The minimum wage for special category jobs, such as liquor servers, homeworkers and students

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More help means fewer risks News

Elderly woman with care aid

By Shoynear Morrison The Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors (OANHSS) is urging the government of Ontario to increase the staffing levels at resident homes across the province. “If the staffing levels are inadequate, and they currently are, you just don’t have enough people to ensure appropriate care and safety,” said OANHSS

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