Notes from the Throne Speech

In Canada, every new session of Parliament opens with a Speech from the Throne. The most recent was this week, when Governor General Julie Payette presented the Throne Speech as the Queen’s representative in Canada. Traditionally, the government indicates its …

Budget 2020: The lowdown for our sector

Finance Minister Carole James
presents Budget 2020

Budget 2020 was presented Feb. 18 by Finance Minister Carole James. Coming in the third year of a three-year plan, it’s a “no surprises” budget.

Recruitment and retention in the community social services …