Tag: Health & Safety

Health & Safety

Shelter Crisis Reveals Toronto’s Health Crisis

Critical need for health care– including mental health, harm reduction and other primary care supports in all shelters, drop-ins, respite centres, Out of the Colds, and warming centres. There is no doubt of the compromised physical and mental health of many people whose only option to stay out of the freezing temperatures is to use… Read more »

Vision Zero Town Hall

I am hosting a Town Hall on Vision Zero at the Ralph Thornton Centre on Monday, October 16th There will be an Open House from 6:30-7:15  and the Town Hall will start at 7:15-8:45 pm. Bring your ideas and concerns and meet Barbara Gray, the new head of Transportation in Toronto. We will be discussing… Read more »

Parents demand return of crossing guards in busy downtown neighbourhood

By Mike Smee, CBC News Classes may be over for the summer, but parents at one east Toronto school say they’ll continue fighting what they say is a dangerous situation for their children. The streets around Morse Street Junior Public School, near Queen Street East and and Carlaw Avenue, have become plagued with speeding and reckless drivers… Read more »