Poverty and Social Assistance (Edmonton Social Planning Council)
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- 8Canada, Alberta, Edmonton
- 2Poor--Services for
- 2Poverty--Public opinion
Brief presented to the Minister of Social Services and Community Health, Dr. Neil Webber.
In May 1997 over two hundred poor people came together at the first Western Canada Poor People's Conference in Edmonton to discover the magnitude of the problem, its causes and consequences, and possible solutions. This three day event was designed to provide insights to the social and individual...
Assesses the need for legal services among low-income Edmontonians and whether the current complement of services meets those needs.
The ninth edition of Tracking the Trends presents many new data variables on social and economic trends and provides more detailed analysis than previous editions. It also includes an updated Social Health Index, which is a means of measuring and tracking the overall level of social health in...
Vital Signs- A Report on Food Security in Edmonton contains statistics on a variety of topics related to local food security and the health of Edmontonians. Topics dicussed in this report include the cost of nutritious food, food bank use, diabetes and youth obesity, soil quality, local farming...