Mary Jean Hande is an assistant professor in sociology at Trent University, where her community-engaged research focuses on aging, disability, immigration, precarious work, continuing care systems, and struggles for social transformation. She is academic lead on the Towards Just Care research project, which is focused on building disability and migrant justice-informed alliances for home care transformation in Canada. 

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    Dreaming of home care futures

    Without a public home-care system, disabled people are forced to choose between living in a long-term care home, medical assistance in dying, and hiring an underpaid migrant home-care worker.