Nova Scotia Legislature approves first Sunday of June as Cancer Survivors’ Day
Cole Harbour- Eastern Passage MLA Barbara Adams is thrilled that Nova Scotia will now honour the courage and resilience of those who have survived cancer. Today, the Nova Scotia Legislature passed a law establishing the first Sunday of June as Cancer Survivors’ Day. Adams says this day will also be for the families, friends and … Continue reading "Nova Scotia Legislature approves first Sunday of June as Cancer Survivors’ Day"
Dunn introduces bill to ensure Safer Homes for Nova Scotians
Pictou Centre MLA Pat Dunn says people living in homes managed by a housing authority should be able to expect regular maintenance and repair. Today in the Legislature, Dunn introduced the Safer Homes Act. This Bill would requires housing which is operated or managed by a housing authority to be regularly maintained and to satisfy … Continue reading "Dunn introduces bill to ensure Safer Homes for Nova Scotians"
Elderly Nova Scotians deserve better says MacFarlane
The Official Opposition says no one in our long-term care facilities should die because of a bed sore. Today in the Legislature, PC Leader Karla MacFarlane introduced the Pressure Sore Accountability Act to protect people in long-term care facilities amid growing concerns around pressure sores. “It is unbelievable that so many of our elderly are … Continue reading "Elderly Nova Scotians deserve better says MacFarlane"