Welfare

March 8, 2000
Effective December 1, 1999 changes in the BC Benefits program will allow couples on welfare in British Columbia to earn up to $200 a month and single recipients to earn up to $100 a month without...
Keywords: Article , News, Welfare, British Columbia
March 2, 2000
by Sheila Puga, Community Law Clinic The following is a series of articles that will appear in Community Law Matters over the next year. (to order Community Law Matters, contact Legal Services...
Keywords: Book page , Applying For..., Disability, Welfare, All of Canada
October 1, 1999
Provincial and territorial welfare-to-work program reforms in the 1990s have resulted in uneven program benefits across the country and they appear to be leaving some recipients worse off, according...
Keywords: Article , News, Welfare, All of Canada
August 1, 1999
Cecile Guay, long-time advocate for people with low incomes and disabilties, is the recipient of the Governor General's Caring Canadian Award, presented to volunteer whose contributions provide...
Keywords: Article , Disability, News, Organizing, Welfare, British Columbia
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