Vital Signs® Edmonton 2014

Vital Signs® Edmonton 2014, produced by the Edmonton Community Foundation (ECF) in partnership with the Edmonton Social Planning Council, presents a wide range of statistics on housing, education, health, cultural diversity, voting trends, student debt and more, with...

Edmonton Homeless Commission – Year 5 Update

The Edmonton Homeless Commission has recently released the Year 5 Update report on the 10 year plan to end homelessness. Year 5 Key Numbers 2,178 permanent homes secured for 2,909 people who had been homeless. 80% of formerly homeless persons have secured housing in...

Poverty Elimination Steering Committee Report

For over 18 months ESPC has had a representative involved with the Poverty Elimination Steering Committee.  On March 3 the Committee reported back to the City of Edmonton Community Services Committee and submitted our final report.  The work does not stop...

2014 Alberta Budget Analysis

We have released our annual analysis of the Government of Alberta’s 2014 Budget. Budget 2014 covers the time period from April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015 (2014-15) fiscal year (FY). Budget 2014 estimates an operational surplus of $2.6 billion, and a consolidated...
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