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Ontario education workers relying on food banks, partner income to survive
Global News

Ontario education workers relying on food banks, partner income to survive

Chantal Newman works as an assistant for with children special needs at a school in Mississauga. She also works at camps run by the YMCA. And she has a part-time job as a respite worker.Despite her three jobs — including a position with the Peel District School Board — she has found herself relying on the Mississauga Food Bank to survive.“When I think about Doug (Ford), he’s not helping us,” she told Global News. “It’s not even about contract, it is about the fact the wages don’t fit.” Read more: Ontario memo orders school boards to return to normal Tuesday as CUPE workers end action Read More Ontario memo orders school boards to return to normal Tuesday as CUPE workers end action ...