Julie Dabrusin
Julie Dabrusin
Member of Parliament for Toronto—Danforth
March 20, 2024
March 20, 2024: Updates
Dear Neighbour,   It has been a busy past few weeks and I would like to provide you with some updates.   In this email,…
February 1, 2024
Seniors Tax Tips Webinar
January 31, 2024
January 2024 Update
I have been reading emails from community members and my office and I have had the chance to talk with many of you too. Given…
December 13, 2023
December 13, 2023: Update
  Dear Neighbour, As the war in Israel and Gaza continues, I have been working with the Prime Minister, our Minister of Foreign Affairs, and…
November 27, 2023
November 27, 2023 - Fall Economic Statement
Dear Neighbour, This year’s Fall Economic Statement was announced by Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland last week. She outlined the state of our country’s economy, as well as…
November 10, 2023
November 10, 2023: Updates
Dear Neighbour, I have had many conversations with community members about the horrific situation that is unfolding in Israel and Gaza. Recently, we passed two…
October 25, 2023
October 25th, 2023: Israel-Hamas Update
Dear Neighbours,  Many people have reached out to me about the horrible situation in the Middle East. I want to thank everyone for all their…
October 5, 2023
October 5th, 2023
Dear Neighbour,  I hope you have been enjoying the first official weeks of Fall!   In this email, you will find updates on:  • Leslieville Farmers’…
September 27, 2023
September 27th, 2023: End of September Quick Updates
Dear Neighbour,  I wanted to quickly let you know of a few upcoming events that may be of interest and a few link corrections from…
September 20, 2023
September 20, 2023
Dear Neighbour,   Monday was officially my first day back in Ottawa. Over the summer, I had the opportunity to hear from so many of you…
September 8, 2023
Monday, October 2 - New Horizons Seniors Programs Webinar
In May, I had the pleasure of hosting an Aging in Place webinar, where we heard from three professionals about the options seniors have to…
September 5, 2023
September 5, 2023 - September Updates
Dear Neighbour,  It is officially time to head back to school!   In this email, you will find updates on:  • Back to School Homework Help…
July 14, 2023
Vigil for Karolina on Monday, July 17
Dear Neighbour, Thank you to all of you who have written in with your thoughts and suggestions on how our community should evolve following the…
July 10, 2023
Tragedy on Friday July 7, 2023
July 11 Update: Dear Neighbour, As promised, here is the link to South Riverdale Community Health Centre's board statement. Please reach out to them directly with any…
June 30, 2023
June 30, 2023 - End of June Update
Dear Neighbour, Summer is officially here! It is so nice to be home from Ottawa and back in our community. In this email you will…
May 18, 2023
May 18, 2023 - Electric Bus Updates and Upcoming Events
Dear Neighbour,   It has been so lovely seeing all the flowers and trees in bloom in the neighbourhood. I wanted to update you on…
May 2, 2023
Tuesday, May 23 - Aging in Place Webinar
We want to ensure that our seniors live independently, in their homes, in the communities that support them, for as long as possible. Helping seniors…
April 28, 2023
April 28, 2023 Greenbelt Update
Dear Neighbour,   I have heard from many of you about your concerns with the province's plan to build housing on the Greenbelt.   On…
April 18, 2023
April 18, 2023 Happy Earth Week!
Dear Neighbour, Happy Earth Week to everyone! I wanted to highlight several events in our neighbourhood to get outside and help out in nature. I’ll…
April 11, 2023
April 11, 2023 Quick April Update
Dear Neighbour,   I hope you were able to enjoy some time with loved ones over the long weekend. This is just a quick note…
March 30, 2023
March 30, 2023 Budget 2023
Dear Neighbour,   Happy spring! After what seemed like a very long, dark winter, it feels like spring has finally arrived, and with it, the…
March 23, 2023
March 23, 2023 Community Update
Dear Neighbour,   Thank you to everyone who has dropped by to talk with me at Coffee and Conversations across the community. There are more…
January 20, 2023
January 20, 2023 Dental Benefit Update
Dear Neighbour,   It has been great to start the new year by seeing so many of you around the community including my first Coffee…
November 18, 2022
Nov 18, 2022 Fall Economic Statement and Holiday Happenings
Dear Neighbour, This month, the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance announced the 2022 Fall Economic Statement (FES). We’re continuing our work building an economy that…
September 26, 2022
Sept 26, 2022 Fall Update
Dear Neighbour, I am excited to be back in Ottawa where I am bringing your feedback to form our new policies. The sitting began with…
June 22, 2022
Jun 22, 2022 Happy Pride!
Happy Pride, Neighbour! I am so happy that we can celebrate Pride season in person this year! Each June we celebrate the vibrancy of the…
May 31, 2022
May 31, 2022 Gun Control Update
Dear Neighbour, Yesterday, our federal government took an important step forward on gun control. Over the years I have worked alongside so many people in…
April 26, 2022
April 25, 2022 Community Update
Dear Neighbour, With spring in the air, we are seeing the return of the migratory birds. Just last week I was able to see the…
April 11, 2022
April 11, 2022 Budget update
Dear Neighbour, Last week, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Chrystia Freeland, tabled Budget 2022. You can read all about it here. Budget 2022 invests…
April 5, 2022
April 5, 2022 Community Update
Dear Neighbour, I hope you are keeping well as the weather warms up. I wanted to provide you with an update on our recent National…
February 27, 2022
February 27, 2022 Ukraine Update
Dear Neighbour, Over the past few days, we have witnessed the horrifying events of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. I wanted to provide you an update…
February 17, 2022
February 17, 2022 Emergencies Act Update
Dear Neighbour, This week, our government declared a Public Order Emergency under the Emergencies Act. It is an extraordinary measure but given the ongoing situation…
February 11, 2022
February 11, 2022 Community Update
Dear Neighbour, I was back in Ottawa last week as Parliament resumed for the Winter/Spring sitting. As you have seen in the news, it was…
January 4, 2022
January 4, 2022 Community Update
Dear Neighbour, As we begin our new year, I want to wish you all the best for the year ahead. We have had a hard…
December 9, 2021
December 9, 2021 Community Update
Dear Neighbour, There are some special moments in Parliament when all parties work together to get something important done. This week the Ban on Conversion Therapy…
November 20, 2021
November 20, 2021 Community Update
Dear Neighbour, I was happy to be sworn in Member of Parliament for Toronto-Danforth last week. Coming out of the pandemic and in the midst…
September 29, 2021
September 30th: National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
Dear neighbour, Thank you for the privilege and honour to represent our community once again as your Member of Parliament. I look forward to continuing…
June 30, 2021
June 30, 2021 Community Update
Dear Neighbour, I was always proud to celebrate Canada Day. This is the country my family chose because it was perceived as a place that…
June 15, 2021
June 15, 2021 Community Email Update
Dear Neighbour, We as a country are making excellent progress with our vaccination campaign. As of today, 74.9% of Canadians 12+ have had at least one dose and over 17.8% are fully vaccinated. Just this week, the Province reduced…
June 1, 2021
June 1, 2021 Community Email Update
Dear Neighbour, Across our country, flags are being flown at half-mast in honour of the 215 children whose remains were discovered at the former Kamloops…
February 24, 2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Update and Tax Filing Information
Dear neighbour,   This week I had the chance to talk with the East Toronto Health Partners about their plans to roll out vaccines in the east…
February 18, 2021
Community Updates: Ending Gun Violence
Dear Neighbour, Ending gun violence has been a priority for our community and as your Member of Parliament, I have pushed for greater gun control. In the last parliament…
February 10, 2021
Community Update: Discussion on Food Security
Dear neighbour, This year marks the 25th anniversary of the first celebration of Black History Month, a milestone achieved through the efforts of the Honourable…
February 3, 2021
Community Update: Public Transit
Julie Dabrusin, MP for Toronto-Danforth         Dear neighbour, Public transit is integral to our city. As a federal MP, one of my…
January 20, 2021
January 20, Community Email Update
Dear neighbour, It's encouraging to see so many online resources to help us all through the pandemic. We may all be at home, but we're…
January 13, 2021
January 13, 2021 Community Email Update
Dear neighbour, Last week, we witnessed a disturbing assault on the Capitol Building in Washington DC, which houses the democratically elected Representatives and Senators that…
December 30, 2020
December 30, 2020 Community Email Update
Dear neighbour, As 2020 draws to a close, I've been reflecting on all that we have overcome this year as a community and a country.…
December 10, 2020
December 9, 2020 Community Email Update
Dear Neighbor, There is some good news on the horizon about our work to stem the spread of COVID-19. Vaccines are critical to this work…
December 2, 2020
December 2, 2020 Community Email Update
Dear Neighbour, With the holiday season upon us, the lockdown measures in Toronto will be particularly challenging for all of us. We are being asked to forego…
December 1, 2020
November 25, 2020 Community Email Update
Dear Neighbor, Toronto is now in the Grey Lockdown category of the Province's COVID-19 response framework. As per Toronto Public Health's guidelines, trips outside the home should only…
December 1, 2020
November 18, 2020 Community Email Update
Dear Neighbor, We are at a critical juncture with containing the spread of COVID-19 in Toronto. The alarming statistics and projections we have seen recently…
November 9, 2020
November 9, 2020 Community Email Update
Dear Neighbor, November 11, 2020 will mark 100 years of Remembrance in Toronto. In years past, we've gathered in memorial parks, community halls, workplaces, schools…
October 28, 2020
October 28, 2020 Community Email Update
Dear Neighbor, This past week, I was back in Parliament for the first time since March! It's been a trying time for all of us, but…
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