Welfare

March 29, 2010
Keywords: Article , Foodbanks and Food, News, Welfare, Ontario
March 29, 2010
As of June 1, 2010, people with outstanding indictable warrants and arrest warrants under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, are not eligible to receive welfare. A similar regulation was...
Keywords: Article , Government Policy, News, Welfare, British Columbia
March 25, 2010
Keywords: Article , Disability, Foodbanks and Food, News, Welfare, Ontario
February 2, 2010
Independent government tribunal had budget cut as appeals rose 46 per cent.
Keywords: Article , News, Welfare, British Columbia
December 16, 2009
The Bay Area-based welfareQueens, a project of the POOR News Network, are fighting back against a system that dehumanizes poor mothers—with poetry, theater, and any other media tool they can access.
Keywords: Online Resource , Art and Culture, Welfare, Women, Multimedia, United States
December 3, 2009
Some news from the Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC): First, the 25in5 Network for Poverty Reduction, of which ISAC is a partner, has released its accountability report on the first year of the...
Keywords: Article , Government Policy, News, Welfare, Ontario
October 19, 2009
These LSS fact sheets outline the consequences that arise for clients beyond the criminal implications of a conviction. Each title has a companion piece for the client. The fact sheets are good for...
Keywords: Online Resource , advocacy resources, Legal Info, Legal Research, Welfare, Welfare, welfare fraud, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs
May 22, 2009
The latest report from the BC Ministry of Housing and Social Development shows that the number of people on welfare who are able and expected to work has increased by 50% over the last year. The...
Keywords: Article , Government Policy, News, Welfare, British Columbia
May 19, 2009
CCPA has released a report that links increased food bank use to government welfare cuts throughout the 1990s. The report finds that although most provinces in Canada were experiencing high...
Keywords: Article , Foodbanks and Food, News, Welfare, Ontario
April 13, 2009
An article in the Tyee investigates the BC Ombudsman's welfare recommendations and how the BC Liberal's have created a broken welfare system that has affected individuals and communities across BC....
Keywords: Article , Government Policy, News, Welfare, British Columbia
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