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New Accessibility Funding in Pembroke

November 5, 2015

As the Member of Parliament for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, I was pleased to visit Reverend Terry Burns at the Pembroke Pentecostal Tabernacle to announce $45,688 in funding through the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF). The funding will go towards installing an elevator at the church. I would like to thank Reverend Terry Burns for his efforts in putting […]

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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Enhanced Lifetime Support for Injured Veterans and their Families

March 12, 2015

Garrison Petawawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, welcomed the announcement of a proposed new financial benefit  aimed at providing financial stability to Veterans who are moderately to severely disabled and their families. “As the Member of Parliament for Garrison Petawawa, the largest army base in Canada, I care about the treatment our soldiers and veterans receive,” […]

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Cheryl Gallant Recognized as an Advocate for the Disabled EAP Funds total $3.5 million since 2011

February 6, 2015

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P., Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was recognized this week as the best Member of Parliament out of all 308 when it came to securing funding for the disabled, particularly when it came to making public spaces handicap accessible. “During my time as a Federal Member of Parliament, I am proud of the work I have […]

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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Fiscally Responsible Federal Budget

March 22, 2013

Cheryl Gallant, MP with Conservative Finance Minister Jim Flaherty Ottawa, Ontario  – Conservative MP Cheryl Gallant welcomes the new federal budget – Economic Action Plan 2013 – and its continued focus on job creation, economic growth, and long-term prosperity as good news for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke. The Plan, which will see Canada return to balanced budgets in […]

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For Home and Country!

February 15, 2013

Cheryl Gallant, MP being served breakfast by White Lake Women’s Institute member Wendy Jonkman, at their breakfast fundraiser during the annual White Lake Community Garage Sale Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke was pleased to rise in the House of Commons to recognize the upcoming 100th Anniversary of the Renfrew South District Women’s Institute (RSDWI). With branches […]

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Cheryl Confirms All-Party Support for Bill C-462, The Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act

February 7, 2013

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, is pleased to confirm all-party support for her Private Member’s Legislation to restrict the fees charged by certain promoters of the Federal Government’s disability tax credit. “While I am pleased to confirm that our Government supports Bill C-462, the Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act, the fact that […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Presents Diamond Jubilee Medal to Horton Resident Darrell Mooney

December 4, 2012

Cheryl Gallant, MP with Diamond Jubliee Medal recipient Darrell Mooney Castleford, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, on behalf of His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston Governor General of Canada, was honoured to present a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal to long-time Horton resident Darrell Mooney. “Darrell Mooney is a well known Ottawa […]

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Cheryl Gallant marks International Day of Persons with Disabilities

December 4, 2012

Pembroke, Ontario –  “This week marks the UN’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities, making it a fitting time to remind Canadians of some of the challenges disabled Canadians face,” declared MP Gallant. Our Conservative Government has put in place a number of initiatives to help Canadians living with disabilities.  MP Gallant’s Private Members Bill, […]

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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Innovative Approaches to Mental Healthcare

November 28, 2012

Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased recently to welcome Renfrew County resident Alison Vandergragt to appear before the Standing Committee on National Defence regarding equine therapy in the care of injured members of the Canadian Forces. “As a Member of the Standing Committee on National Defence, it was my pleasure recently to […]

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MP Cheryl Gallant Confirms Federal Funding for Hay East

November 6, 2012

Photo: Cheryl Gallant, MP welcoming the first Hay East shipment with: Laura Lapinskie; Glenn Buck, Mennonite Disaster Service representative; Luke Martin, Ron McCoy, first farmer hay recipients; Cheryl Gallant, MP; Brian Hamilton, OFA member services representative. Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, in a question to Federal Minister of Agriculture Gerry Ritz, was pleased to […]

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