Fair Housing for Toronto Tenants

Toronto ACORN members have fought a multi-year campaign to improve rental apartment standards for tenants.

Ford's Government is clear about one thing: low-income Ontarians are under attack

“The fiscal hole is deep… Everyone across the province will be required to make sacrifices, without exception”. Finance Minister Vic Fedeli further emphasized the government’s plan to attack Ontario’s most vulnerable as he announced tax breaks for the rich and a series of cuts and rollbacks that will gut protections for low-income Ontarians.

Toronto Mayoral Forum: After a few bumps, democracy rolls on

30+ ACORN members in a crowd of over 350 waited peacefully as fringe candidates, both ultra right-wing and left, disrupted the Toronto Mayoral Forum on Affordable Housing & Homelessness event, co-hosted by ACORN. The organizations organizing the event had selected the top 3 housing positions from mayoral candidates who are challenging Mayor Tory, but Tory didn’t show!

After a 20-minute disruption, the event got moving and we heard from the candidates, who responded to the audience's questions about housing.