OMSSA's Priorities for Ontario's 2020 Budget

February 11, 2020

Following consultation with members, OMSSA has shared its provincial budget priorities and recommendations to the Honourable Rod Phillips​, Ontario's Minister of Finance.

In the submission, OMSSA shared key priorities and concerns for Ontario's human services sector in the following areas:
  • Partnership

  • Municipal Funding and Cost Sharing

  • Equalization and Provincial Spending

  • Human Services Integration and Modernization

  • Poverty Reduction

  • Homelessness Prevention

  • Community Housing Renewal

  • Rental Housing

  • Supportive Housing

  • Mental Health and Addictions

  • Public Health

  • Emergency Health Services

  • Community Safety and Well-Being Plans

  • Social Assistance Reform

  • Employment System Transformation

  • Early Years and Child Care Services

  • Transportation, Infrastructure and Environment

  • Seniors Supports and Long-Term Care

  • Accessible and Inclusive Communities

Read the Full Submission (PDF)