Join Us You can make a positive difference in the lives of family caregivers in Ontario! Collectively, our voices can have a greater impact on policy makers and influence change. We encourage both individuals and organizations to consider joining us now!
The Ontario Caregiver Coalition will be declaring Young Carers Awareness Day on January 25th, 2018! Please join us online in celebrating young carers. Please refer to our media toolkit for resources (see under the 'Work We Do').
Join us on Twitter (#YCAD) on Jan. 25th, 2018 to create awareness of young carers. Join us on twitter using #YCAD to join the conversation.Join the one-hour tweetchat live at 4 pm to talk about young carers
1) Advocacy & Research 2) Awareness & Communication 3) Caregiver Advisory Council 4) Membership & Governance
If you are interested in joining any of our committees please contact Joanne Bertrand, OCC Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Recent Advocacy Effort
Advocacy Update: January 2018
The Ontario Caregiver Coalition (OCC) is pleased to provide the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs our suggested priorities and recommendations for the 2018 Ontario Budget on behalf of Ontario’s caregivers.
Please also read our In-Depth Brief submission that was sent to all political parties in Ontario in advance of the 2018 election. We are identifying improved financial support for caregivers and more flexible, self-directed respite options as key priorities of OCC members.