Jennie Stevens MPP, St. Catharines

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January 24, 2020

Opposition MPPs blast government over long-term care in Niagara

Not a single long-term care bed has been created in Niagara Falls in five years despite a growing wait list in the community, says Niagara Falls NDP MPP Wayne Gates. As of November, 434 people in N... More
November 19, 2019

NDP reps weigh in on homelessness underfunding

  Niagara's three New Democratic Party representatives have teamed up to demand "a fair deal" when it comes to provincial homelessness funding. MPPs Wayne Gates from Niagara Falls, Jennie Stevens f... More
August 27, 2019

Overwhelming support for St. Catharines man who needs $700,000 drug

Jared Wayland's hopes have been buoyed by the overwhelming support he has received from people across the province as he continues to wait for access to a "miracle drug" to treat the Type 3 spinal ... More
July 2, 2019

Funding agreement reached for St. Catharines overdose prevention site

After months of uncertainty, Positive Living Niagara has reached an agreement with the provincial government for the ongoing operation of its supervised injection site. "We are very pleased that th... More
November 1, 2018

St. Catharines MPP wants War Vets to be given priority access to long-term care beds

St. Catharines MPP Jennie Stevens has tabled legislation that will give Ontario’s veterans priority access to long-term care beds right across the province. The NDP Veterans, Legions and Military A... More
September 26, 2018

Local MPP demands action on Clinker dust issue in Port Weller neighbourhood

St. Catharines MPP Jennie Stevens bringing up the issue of clinker dust in the legislature. After sending a letter to the Environment Minister and not receiving an answer, the NDP MPP demanded to k... More