What are the Issues?

In a 2019 Advocacy survey, CFUW Ontario Council clubs identified the following concerns:

Health Care, Long Term Care, Home Care

CFUW Ontario Council supports the five principles  of Medicare – universal, accessible, comprehensive, portable and publicly administered, including Home Care services. Learn more about the new Ontario Health Teams, long term care in Ontario and home care in Ontario.

Climate Change

CFUW Ontario Council supports using all powers available including policy and program development, legislation and regulations, taxation mechanisms, legal enforcement, market incentives and inter-governmental agreements to deal with climate change. Learn more …

Poverty & Affordable Housing

CFUW Ontario Council supports measures that will relieve poverty, especially child poverty, including basic income program. Read more …

Affordable Housing & Homelessness

CFUW Ontario Council supports programs and actions that will guarantee more affordable housing as well as programs that  will alleviate homelessness. Read more …

Education & Schools

CFUW Ontario Council supports a high-quality public education system. Read more …

Early Learning & Child Care

CFUW Ontario Council supports early learning and child care that is accessible, affordable, comprehensive, emphasizing the development of the whole child. Learn more …

Gender-Based Violence

CFUW Ontario Council is concerned about and will support actions that stop gender-based violence of any type. Learn more …