Category: In the Riding

Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy

The Government of Canada is committed to developing a Poverty Reduction Strategy that will guide its future actions and ensure that fewer Canadians live in poverty. The Government of Canada would like to hear your views on how this can best be accomplished. An online engagement website has been launched where interested individuals and organizations can… Read more »

MP Mendicino Easter Message

  MP Mendicino wishes all those who are celebrating in Eglinton-Lawrence a very Happy Easter.

Easier Access to Tax and Benefits Information

On March 7th, the Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of National Revenue, and the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced a new integrated online service linking the two organizations’ respective secure portals, My Account and My Service Canada Account. As a government, we’re taking steps to make sure that, during tax season… Read more »

Join the Canada Volunteer Awards National Advisory Committee

Canada’s Volunteer Awards is an important initiative that recognizes and supports the importance of volunteers who make a difference in our communities. Every day, I meet many passionate leaders who are contributing by volunteering and making a real impact in our community. On February 27, the Honourable Jean‑Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social… Read more »

2017 Teachers Institute on Parliamentary Democracy

The Teachers Institute has a strong reputation among educators and parliamentarians for the educational opportunities they offer to teachers, giving them an in-depth view of Parliament. This year’s edition will be taking place from November 5th 2017 to November 10th 2017. The deadline to apply is on 15 April, 2017. Visit http://www.parl.gc.ca/teachers for more information.

Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy

  The Government of Canada is committed to developing a Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy to reduce poverty and improve the economic well-being of all Canadians so they have a fair chance to succeed. In order to support the development of the Strategy, we have launched a public consultation process to ensure that the diverse needs… Read more »