Poverty Issues

More than 100,000 Edmontonians live in poverty with about 40% of them being children.

Edmontonians believe in helping and protecting one another, so we must work together to address poverty. For this reason, the Edmonton Social Planning Council has produced many documents with various partners to highlight the issue of Poverty in Greater Edmonton and the Province of Alberta.

1975 To Be Poor In Canada….

  Title:To be poor in Canada Author(s):Dragushan, Jean Subject:Poverty - general Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council Place of Publication:Edmonton Date of Publication:1975 Abstract: Includes statistics Language:English Material Type:Report F. SOCIAL ISSUES/F.04...

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1974 October What Do you Know About It (welfare)

  Title:One Canadian in four is poor... Corporate Author: Edmonton Social Planning Council Subject:Poverty - general Publisher:Edmonton Social Planning Council Place of Publication:Edmonton Date of Publication:1974 Language:English Material Type:Report F. SOCIAL...

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Food Bank 2019

Global TV Edmonton features the start to the Edmonton Food Bank 2019 Campaign and Sandra Ngo, from the Edmonton Social Planning Council provides some valuable insight

Read the original Global article (click here)

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