La Sécurité de la vieillesse (SV) et le Supplément de revenu garanti (SRG) sont les seuls revenus pour beaucoup de femmes où elles sont garanties de recevoir le même montant que les hommes.
Retiree Matters is a monthly column written by members of the Congress of Union Retirees of Canada (CURC) that explores issues relevant to retirees, senior citizens, their families and their communities.
Old Age Security and the Guaranteed Income Supplement are the only income for many women where they are guaranteed to receive the same amount as men, regardless of their labour force history.
When we talk about the history of Alberta we usually think of wide-open prairies, cattle ranching and oil. Seldom do historians talk about the men and women of the Alberta labour movement.
When medicare was introduced in Saskatchewan in July of 1962, I was six years old and about to start Grade 1. Growing up in Saskatchewan during the health-care debates helped shape who I am today.