What we do

  • Lobby Members of Provincial Parliament (MPPs), including key government ministers.
  • Consult with government staff.
  • Bring media attention to disability and poverty.
  • Organize public events, local demonstrations and actions.
  • Build networks between other groups and organizations to push for disability rights.
  • Gather statistics and document the experiences of people on ODSP to push for improvements to ODSP.
  • Provide information and materials on disability rights and the ODSP program.
  • Provide referrals for low-income people who want to appeal ODSP decisions or make a complaint regarding ODSP to the provincial Ombudsman.
  • Encourage ODSP recipients and agencies to form ODSP support groups in their communities to provide practical support to people with disabilities on ODSP.