Peggy Sattler MPP, London West

Government of Ontario

Support the Stay Home If You Are Sick Act

On this page, your organization can join the growing chorus of support for my Stay Home If You Are Sick Act - because every Ontario worker deserves the right to paid sick days.

Add your organization’s support now.
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You can also click here to add your own name to my petition, or click here to learn more about my bill.


Support for the Stay Home If You Are Sick Act

Province-wide Organizations

  • Decent Work and Health Network (watch my press conference with DWHN)
  • Ontario Federation of Labour (statement
  • Ontario Chamber of Commerce (statement
  • Alliance for Healthier Communities (letter)
  • AMAPCEO - Ontario's Professional Employees
  • Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario (letter)
  • Better Way Alliance (press release
  • Canadian Union of Postal Workers 
  • CUPE Ontario - Canadian Union of Public Employees Ontario
  • ETFO - Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario (news release)
  • Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)
  • Licensed Child Care Network (letter)
  • Nurse Practitioner Led Clinics Association (letter)
  • Nurse Practitioners' Association of Ontario (letter)
  • Ontario Community Support Association (letter)
  • Ontario English Catholic Teachers' Association
  • Ontario Nurses' Association (news release)
  • Ontario Professional Fire Fighters Association (OPFFA)
  • OPSEU/SEFPO - Ontario Public Service Employees Union (statement)
  • OSSTF/FEESO - Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation 
  • Public Service Alliance of Canada
  • Service Employees International Union Local 2
  • Social Planning Network of Ontario 
  • Unifor (news release)
  • UFCW Canada | United Food and Commercial Workers Union
  • United Steelworkers

Regional Organizations

  • Algoma Board of Health 
  • CUPE Local 101 
  • CUPE Local 3904 representing contract faculty and teaching/research assistants at Ryerson University
  • Dufferin-Peel OECTA Elementary 
  • Durham Region United Way 
  • Durham Region Health Department (letter)
  • Durham Region Council (letter)
  • City of Hamilton (article and motion)
  • Hamilton Board of Health (meeting)
  • Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville Chapter of the Congress of Union Retirees of Canada [HBO CURC] 
  • Hastings and Prince Edward Counties Board of Health (letter - PDF)
  • Huron-Bruce Alliance for Paid Sick Leave (letter - PDF)
  • Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington Public Health Board of Health (article)
  • Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit (letter - PDF)
  • Lindsay and District Labour Council 
  • London and District Labour Council 
  • Northumberland United Way 
  • Oak Park Co-operative Children's Centre INC.
  • OPSEU 110 (Fanshawe College Faculty Union) 
  • OPSEU Local 109  
  • OSSTF / FEESO D33-BU66
  • OSSTF District 10 Teachers and Occasional Teachers
  • OSSTF/FEESO, District 13, Occasional Teachers Bargaining Unit
  • OSSTF District 14
  • OSSTF D18 ESSP/ECE
  • OSSTF DISTRICT #18, OCT/TS BARGAINING UNIT
  • OSSTF District 21 (Hamilton-Wentworth)
  • OSSTF - District 25 - Plant Support Staff
  • OSSTF DISTRICT 19 - PEEL TEACHER BARGAINING UNIT 
  • OSSTF District 29 Teachers and Occasional Teachers
  • OSSTF Rainbow District 3
  • OSSTF Toronto
  • Ottawa and District Labour Council 
  • Peterborough Public Health (letter - PDF)
  • SEIU 2, Branch Local 1 (London Brewery Workers) 
  • United Steelworkers Local 650/5481 
  • USW Local 14097 
  • United Way/Centraide Windsor-Essex County 
  • United Way Elgin Middlesex 
  • United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington
  • United Way Leeds & Grenville 
  • United Way Oxford (letter - PDF)
  • United Way Niagara 
  • United Way Peterborough & District 
  • Windsor-Essex County Board of Health (letter - PDF)

More support for paid sick days

  • Association of Local Public Health Agencies (letter)
  • Broadbent Institute (article)
  • Dr. Eileen DeVilla, Toronto Medical Officer of Health (report)
  • Globe & Mail Editorial Board (article)
  • GTHA Mayors and Chairs (news release)
  • Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Board of Health (article)
  • Halton Region (motion)
  • Huron-Perth Board of Health
  • Indigenous Primary Health Care Council (letter)
  • City of London Council (motion)
  • Middlesex-London Health Unit Board of Health (meeting agenda)
  • Niagara Region Public Health and Social Services Committee (motion)
  • Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations (OCUFA)
  • Ontario Medical Association (news release and letter)
  • Ontario College of Family Physicians (letter)
  • Ontario Nonprofit Network (webpage)
  • Ontario's Big City Mayors (release)
  • Ottawa Public Health (motion - PDF)
  • Peel Poverty Reduction Committee (letter - PDF)
  • Peel Public Health (news release)
  • Primary Care Collaborative (news release)
  • Peel Regional Council (resolution)
  • Public Health Sudbury & Districts (motion)
  • Region of Waterloo Board of Health (news release)
  • Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (letter and budget statement)
  • SickKids (news release)
  • Simcoe Muskoka District Health (letter - PDF)
  • St. Catharines City Council (motion)
  • Dr. Theresa Tham, Chief Public Health Officer of Ontario (report)
  • Toronto City Council (motion)
  • Toronto District School Board (motion)
  • Toronto Public Health (meeting minutes)
  • Toronto Star Editorial Board (article)