News Archive: 2021

The Pandemic Changed Complaints Made to Saskatchewan’s Ombudsman in 2020

The 2020 annual complaints for Saskatchewan's Ombudsman and Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner were tabled today. Some complaints continued as usual, but others were affected by the pandemic...

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Commissioner Marks Whistleblower Awareness Day

On March 24, 2021, Saskatchewan Public Interest Disclosure Commissioner, Mary McFadyen, is joining with her counterparts across the country in recognizing Whistleblower Awareness Day. Her message to public sector employees is, β€œIt’s important for you to know you can speak out safely if you are concerned about possible wrongdoings in your workplace. Today, I want to acknowledge the courage that takes.”

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Ombudsman Responds to Request to Investigate Parkside Extendicare

Saskatchewan's Ombudsman, Mary McFadyen, Q.C., has provided her response to the request from Minister Responsible for Seniors, Everett Hindley, to investigate matters related to the outbreak at Parkside Extendicare.

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New Video: What does the Ombudsman’s Office do?

Having problems with a provincial or local government service, but not sure if you should call us? Our new video could answer your questions.

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