fACTivist Newsletter

The fACTivist Is ESPC’s Quarterly Newsletter.

The fACTivist is the ESPC’s quarterly newsletter. It offers articles on a variety of pertinent social issues, as well as providing updates on Council activities and projects, and profiles of ESPC staff and board members.

The newsletter archives also include information on First Reading, the social issues magazine published by the ESPC between 1990 and 1998.

The fACTIVIST Fall 2019

Executive Director Update Strengthening Heritage Language Learning Among Children in Newcomer Families Social Isolation of Indigenous Seniors A Profile of Poverty in Edmonton (Updated May 2019) Living Wage Edmonton 2019 fACT Sheet Vital Topic - Greenspaces Vital Topic...

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The fACTivist January 2019

Executive Director Update What is Food Insecurity Community Economic Development in Edmonton Examining Portable Housing Benefits for Low Income Families Securing Appropriate Housing  Effective Interventions for Isolated Indigenous Seniors: Enhancing Edmonton...

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fACTivist Summer 2018

SUMMER 2018 In this issue: Feature Article: Grocery Run Cost of Mental Health and Substance Abuse in Canada Indigenous Culture & Wellness Centre ESPC Research Updates 2018 Living Wage Tracking the Trends 2018 Summary Isolation of Indigenous Seniors Research Project...

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the fACTivist – Winter 2018

Investing in Canadians: Thoughts on the National Housing Strategy ESPC Updates Alberta Child Poverty Report Tracking the Trends 2018 Research Update November 2017 Upcoming Events ESPC Moving Vital Topics New Staff United Way Campaign Award of Merit Nominations Board...

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