May 1, 2019

1 May, 2019

Ombudsman can now take complaints about children’s aid societies and French language services

Cases and investigations to be handled by two new specialized units.

April 12, 2019

12 April, 2019

Ombudsman prepares for expanded oversight of child protection and French language services

New organizational chart, new funding for new responsibilities.

April 5, 2019

5 April, 2019

Ombudsman releases plan for new French language services unit

New oversight of French language services and child protection begins May 1.

March 15, 2019

15 March, 2019

Ombudsman to host international language conference June 26-27

(TORONTO – March 15, 2019) – Join Ombudsman Paul Dubé, as well as ombudsmen, language commissioners and language rights experts from around the world at a conference in June discussing the protection and promotion of linguistic minorities.

February 28, 2019

28 February, 2019

Statement by Ontario Ombudsman Paul Dubé on segregation of inmates and Adam Capay case

Ontario Ombudsman Paul Dubé today released the following statement in light of the release of Justice John Fregau’s decision to stay proceedings against Adam Capay, the 26-year-old man who spent more than four years in solitary confinement (segregation) awaiting trial in Thunder Bay and Kenora.

February 21, 2019

21 February, 2019

Ombudsman releases first plans for new child and youth mandate

New units will handle oversight of child protection and French language services.

January 25, 2019

25 January, 2019

Ombudsman releases new tools to promote municipal transparency

Open meeting guide and digital case digest reflect decade of reports