Links

 

Organizations:

BC Poverty Reduction Coalition

Raise the Rates BC

Carnegie Community Action Project

Clowns Against Child Poverty

PovNet

Raising The Roof

More Than a Roof

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives – BC Office

First Call BC – child and youth advocacy coalition

TAPS-Together Against Poverty Society

BC NDP on Poverty

Key Reports:

Toward Adequate Income Assistance for People with Disabilities in BC – Broadbent Institute

Economic Impact of $10 a day childcare – ECEBC

Long Overdue – Why BC Needs a Poverty Reduction Plan – CCPA

Hunger Count 2016 – Foodbanks Canada

BC Commentary: A Review of Trends Sept. 2016 – CCPA

2016 Policymakers’ Guide to Basic Income – CCPA

2016 food summit report

2015 poverty progress report

2015 Child Poverty Report Card – First Call

BC Gov’t income assistance table

Petitions:

Social Assistance Rate Raise petition

BCTF End Child Poverty petition