This section will keep you informed of how we're reaching the public and government. Below you'll find links to articles written about SSTF, radio interviews, and proposals we have submitted to the Ministry of Finance.
2023 Finance Committee report
See Recommendation 115 on examining the measures available to seniors to ensure equitable treatment between single seniors and senior couples
August 22, 2023 article by Rob Carrick,
Personal Finance Columnist, Globe & Mail
Interview with SSTF Director, Elizabeth Brown
Interview on "City News" AM680
SSTF was interviewed on AM680 City News in March 2023 which was broadcasted nationally! Listen to it below.
CBC Radio "The Cost of Living" May 2021
"The Cost of Living" featured a segment about the unfairness in the tax system for single seniors. SSTF's supporters were interviewed.
Official Paper Petitions were read in the House of Commons
Presented by MP Elizabeth May in March 2023:
Presented by MP Judy Sgro in February 2023:
Presented by Liberal MP Churence Rogers in December 2022.
Presented by Conservative MP John Brassard in November 2022.
Presented by NDP MP Alistair MacGregor in June 2022.
Official E-Petition was read in the House of Commons
Presented by MP Julie Dzerowicz in March 2022.