June 2021 MOMS Ottawa is outraged by the news that Community Advisory Boards (CABs) for all Ontario correctional institutions have been disbanded as of June 4, 2021.


December 2018 More on the tragic inquest….

December 2018 Mothers Offering Mutual Support (MOMS) Ottawa participated in the inquest for the tragic and unnecessary death.

November 2018  Mothers Offering Mutual Support (MOMS) Ottawa is among the parties approved to participate in the inquest into a “tragic and unnecessary” death. 

June 2018 – Governor General Presents Honors – a MOMS member, Farhat Rehman, receives the Meritorious Service Decoration, well deserved and MOMS is proud of Farhat. aspx?id=17114&lan=eng

May 2018 – MOMS Op-ed, a message for the next government of Ontario

April 2018 – Spratt: Why the new justice reform bill, C-75, is anything but just

March 2018 – Kingston Prison farms returning with new federal funding

February 2018 – The return of prison farms and tattoos: Why this new watchdog won’t slam the door on Canada’s inmates

January 2018 – Ottawa must revise criminal pardons

October 2017 – Ontario Jails Can’t Count Their Dead

July 2017 – Progress, but dark clouds still loom over OCDC

June 2017 – Ottawa jail fixes should be model for Ontario

May 2017 – New jail proposed for Ottawa – MOMS in the news

February 2017 – A suicide attempt at Ottawa Jail – MOMS in the news

February 2017 – Advocating for Health Care Improvements

February 2017 – Prisoner Miscarriage in Jail Raises Health Care Concerns

January 2017 – MOMS in news re: Improved Bail System

January 2017 – MOMS in news re: Improvements to OCDC

December 2016 – MOMS in the news re: ION Scanner

December 2016 – MOMS Representative on CBC (radio & news) regarding the ION Scanner Petition

December 2016 – Letter to the Editorial Board regarding suicide at OCDC

September 2016 – Community Advisory Board recommendations on OCDC too slow

June 2016 – OCDC Task Force – Report #1

May 2015  – MOMS Presentation at Forum

April 2015 – Plans for MOMS Forum announced