Ontario Hubs

Published On: July 11, 2020
Many Ontarians with disabilities count on personal-support workers to live independently — and that’s sparking worries about a heightened risk of COVID-19.
Published On: July 10, 2020
The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.
Published On: July 09, 2020
With the border still closed and people sticking closer to home, one of the province’s major tourist hubs is looking to sell itself as an appealing domestic destination.
Published On: July 09, 2020
Patios are back. More stores and services are up and running. But, for many Ontarians with disabilities, life is not returning to a pre-pandemic normal.
Published On: July 06, 2020
Under the Family Managed Home Care program, parents can choose their children’s caregivers. But some say that the province is limiting their options — and that their children are paying the price.
Published On: July 03, 2020
How have gig economy workers protected themselves during the pandemic?
Published On: July 03, 2020
Post-secondary institutions in the region rely heavily on international-student tuition. But what if the pandemic keeps those students at home?
Published On: July 03, 2020
Roundtables. Liaison. Community consultations. The city is developing a strategy — but activists say they’re not seeing quick and decisive action.
Published On: July 03, 2020
The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.
Published On: July 02, 2020
Research shows that masks help reduce the spread of COVID-19. So should we be required to wear them? And if so, who would give the order?
Published On: July 02, 2020
COVID-19 has disrupted programs, services, and daily life — making transitioning to a new place even more complicated. Here’s how advocates are trying to make Ontario feel like home in unprecedented times.
Published On: July 01, 2020
Truckers spend long hours on the road keeping the supply chain up and running. They need to stay rested and fed — but COVID-19 is making that tougher in northern Ontario.
Published On: June 29, 2020
The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.
Published On: June 29, 2020
A new resource from Queen’s University aims to demystify the legal world — and give workers access to informed advice.
Published On: June 28, 2020
The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.
Published On: June 26, 2020
An update on the outbreak of COVID-19 among migrant workers in southwestern Ontario.
Published On: June 26, 2020
Rogelio Muñoz Santos died in a Windsor hospital in early June. Advocates say that he was the victim not just of COVID-19 — but also of a predatory system.
Published On: June 26, 2020
The Finnish Labour Temple was a fixture for more than a century — until COVID-19 came to town. Can a community effort help it open its doors again?