I just fired off a letter to my MP asking for help with getting October 15th officially recognized in Canada too.
We shall see.
The government failed my son miserably when he was alive. Having only one OB on duty in a hugely busy hospital labour and delivery ward is unthinkably stupid and, frankly, borders on negligent - and it cost my son his life.
Let's see what the government is willing to do for him now that he's gone.