Poverty

Statistics Canada rejigs low-income stats, showing growing poverty gap

Statistics Canada rejigs low-income stats, showing growing poverty gap

Statistics Canada rejigs low-income stats, showing growing poverty gap

 

Monica Morrison, a member of the Central Alberta Poverty Reduction Alliance, addresses participants at a public forum at the Golden Circle. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

Red Deer’s single parents and children at greatest risk of poverty, says report

Yet almost half of local low-income families are people living alone

 

Documents offer glimpse of federal plans to promote upcoming poverty strategy

Documents offer glimpse of federal plans to promote upcoming poverty strategy

OTTAWA — Newly released documents suggest the federal Liberal government plans to…

Documents offer glimpse of federal plans to promote upcoming poverty strategy
Melissa Hillman presents the results of a Poverty Awareness Study at G.H. Dawe Community Centre on Monday.

Poverty survey shows almost all agree it’s a problem in Red Deer

More than 90 per cent of poverty awareness study respondents agree it can happen to anyone

Melissa Hillman presents the results of a Poverty Awareness Study at G.H. Dawe Community Centre on Monday.
Liberals asked to make basic living costs more affordable in poverty plan

Liberals asked to make basic living costs more affordable in poverty plan

OTTAWA — The minister in charge of a federal plan to reduce…

Liberals asked to make basic living costs more affordable in poverty plan