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					PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
                                                             February 15, 2005

      Advisory Committee for Child and Youth Services
            A “UNION” of Ontario Parent Groups
      The Advisory Committee for Child and Youth Services will hold a rally and press
conference at Queen’s Park on Wednesday February 16 to put forward its demands for a
“Royal Commission of Inquiry” into the misfiring of the “Child and Family Service Act
of 1999.” This misfiring has had a devastating effect on Ontario families.
        This “Union” also demands public hearings and input into the “5 -Year Review”
of the Act.

CONTACT: Dolores Sicheri or Amal El-Hage

Amal El-Hage, amal_elhage@hotmail.com 519-948-4744
Dolores Sicheri, socialperspective@hotmail.com 519-257-7138

LOCATION: Main Gallery of the Provincial Parliament
Building with overflow to the lawn at College Street and
University Ave

RALLY DATE:                                           FEBRUARY 16, 2005
PRESS CONFERENCE LOCATION:                            MEDIA ROOM
TIME:                                                 11:30 a. m -12:30 p.m.
RALLY TIME:                                           12:30 p.m.- 2:30 p.m.
MPP TOUR OF QUEEN’S PARK                               2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

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