|Sub-Category:||FAMILY - WELFARE & FAMILY SERVICES/BENEFITS ACT|
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario urge the Minister of Community and Social Services:
a)to raise the benefits paid by the Province under the Family Benefits Act to needy sole support parents and their children;
b)to provide the resources for women to attend life skills courses, educational upgrading, vocational training and other employment-related services to enable these women to enter the labour force; and
c)to expand child care services across the Province so that good quality substitute care is available to help these parents when they are ready to participate in the labour force.
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Article ID: 4095