Joel Harden MPP / Député, Ottawa Centre

Government of Ontario

Updates

Delaying disaster assistance is abandoning tornado victims: NDP MPP for Ottawa Centre

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP MPP for Ottawa Centre Joel Harden released the following statement, in response to news reported by CBC that 104 of 111 victims of the tornadoes in the Ottawa-Gatineau region las... More

Ford must eliminate “soul-crushing barriers” to people with disabilities, implement recommendations to the AODA : NDP Accessibility Critic

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP MPP Joel Harden, the Official Opposition critic for Accessibility and Persons with Disabilities, released the following statement in response to the Minister for Seniors and Acce... More

NDP Critic for Accessibility implores Ford government to table third review of the AODA

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP MPP Joel Harden, the Official Opposition critic for Accessibility and Persons with Disabilities, today sent an open letter to the Minister for Seniors and Accessibility Raymond C... More

Open Letter to Minister Cho

  Hon. Raymond Cho Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility Frost Building South6th Floor7 Queen’s Park Cres.Toronto, ON M7A 1Y7   March 6, 2019 Dear Minister Cho, On Jan. 31, 2019, the Honourable D... More

February Update

We’re continuing to meet with organizations working on accessibility and seniors’ issues, including Easter Seals, Spinal Cord Injury Ontario, CUPE Workers with Disabilities Committee (include pictu... More

In the Legislature

Click here to see clips of Joel speaking about local impacts of the OAP changes in the Legislature More

Petition

Click here to download the petition calling on the government to support families with Autism.  More

Ottawa parent joins NDP’s Joel Harden at Queen’s Park to resist Conservative cuts to autism supports

QUEEN’S PARK — NDP MPP for Ottawa Centre Joel Harden was joined by a member of an Ottawa family today during Question Period to speak out against the Ford government’s callous cuts to autism servic... More

NDP calls for action on Ottawa police report recommendations

OTTAWA — NDP MPP for Ottawa Centre, Joel Harden, and NDP MPP Laura Mae Lindo (Kitchener Centre), the Official Opposition’s Anti-Racism critic, released the following statement in response to an int... More

Ontario Autism Program

Parents are concerned about the Ford Government's recent changes to the Ontario Autism Program and we have heard your concerns. Click here to see how you can get involved on this issue.  More