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National Day of Action - June 18, 2012

Refugees will face drastic cuts to their health insurance.
Children will no longer be able to get their asthma medications.
Diabetics will no longer be able to take their insulin.
Many refugees will no longer have access to health care.

Join your colleagues in Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Hamilton, Ottawa, Montreal and other cities for the National Day of Action. Download a National Day of Action poster

Toronto Details:

National Day of Action
June 18 at 1:00 p.m.
Toronto location: The CIC building at 25 St. Clair St. East

Ottawa Details:

National Day of Action
June 18 at 12:00 p.m.
Ottawa Location: Parliament Hill

On June 12 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. nursing students are invited to help prepare posters for the National Day of Action to protest cuts to health insurance for refugees. Come join us at RNAO home office, 158 Pearl Street, Toronto.

Risking the lives of Canada’s most vulnerable is unacceptable to us.

Join the following in opposing these cuts:

  • College of Family Physicians of Canada
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Canadian Association of Optometrists
  • Canadian Association of Social Workers
  • Canadian Dental Association
  • Canadian Medical Association
  • Canadian Nurses Association
  • Canadian Pharmacists Association
  • Canadian Association of Community Health Centres

All are welcome to come and show their opposition to the cuts.

All health care workers should wear a lab coat or greens.
Please RSVP : Docs4refugeeHC@gmail.com

Follow us on Twitter @OttRefugeeHC
To download a poster for Ottawa National Day of Action Monday, June 18, 2012

See Doctor's for Refugee Care

See photos from the day of action.

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