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Anti-Poverty News

November 6, 2015
From the Disability Alliance BC: Starting December 1st 2015, people receiving the Persons with Disabilities benefit (PWD) will be able to have up to $100,000 in assets without it impacting their... [... READ]
November 2, 2015
Last week the BC Supreme Court recognized the right of homeless people to sleep in public spaces. The ruling struck down a bylaw in Abbotsford, BC that banned temporary shelters in parks. For the... [... READ]
October 21, 2015
Self-Advocate Net is an online community for the voice of Self Advocate leaders across BC. It is a place to have a voice, break down stereotypes and encourage positive change in our communities. You... [... READ]
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October 21, 2015

The Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre is a drop-in Centre and emergency night shelter offering a wide variety of services to a diverse...

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Deadline: Nov 6 2015 - 5:00pm
City: Vancouver
Province: British Columbia
October 9, 2015
We are putting together some resources on poverty and the federal election. Check out the following resources to see how various organizations are trying to get poverty to be a federal election issue... [... READ]
September 24, 2015

Abbotsford Community Services has a 12-month contract position to fill a maternity leave. Working directly with clients, the advocate...

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Deadline: Oct 5 2015 (All day)
City: Chilliwack and Hope
Province: British Columbia
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