Stephan Marinoiu hunger strike for autism services—UPDATE
May 10, 2008
Important media event—Tuesday, May 13, 9:00 a.m. in front of the legislature
Come and visit Stephan prior to a news conference on autism waitlists.
Here is an update from Stephan with the OAC’s Susan Fentie on what has been happening as well as his request for you to attend the Tuesday event:
Stephan is now on Day 6 of his hunger strike. He has met with the Minister for Children and Youth Services, as well as both opposition critics and a number of other MPPs. He had an opportunity to speak with Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty who visited Queen’s Park on Thursday.
FOCA (Families of Ontario Children with Autism) has arranged for a nurse to visit Stephan daily. The OAC has arranged for hotel accomodation, and if you would like to help defray this expense, e-mail