Dignity for All welcomes launch of Canada’s first national poverty plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON, August 21, 2018 — Following years of advocacy from anti-poverty groups across Canada, the federal ... Read More

Here’s what Canada’s first national anti-poverty plan needs

Originally published in The Hill Times. By Darlene O’Leary and Liz Majic The time is long overdue for Canada to eliminate poverty ... Read More

Reconciliation is Key for Canada’s Poverty Plan

The Dignity for All campaign was present at the Wabano Centre in Ottawa last week where Minister of Indigenous Services ... Read More
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A breakdown of anti-poverty measures in Budget 2018

Last month, the federal government released Budget 2018. The Dignity for All (DFA) campaign was encouraged to see two positive ... Read More

Living in the Gap

A series of infographics showing how people struggle to make ends meet.
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Dignity for All applauds launch of National Housing Strategy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON: November 22, 2017 – To mark National Housing Day, the federal government unveiled the details ... Read More
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Thousands Across Canada Call for an End to Poverty

Volunteers call for forthcoming national Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy to be based in human rights and fully funded in Budget ... Read More
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We Can End, Not Just Reduce, Poverty in Canada

On September 28, 2017, the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, Jean-Yves Duclos hosted the National Poverty Conference in ... Read More
Take Action on Poverty This October 17th!

Take Action on Poverty This October 17th!

This week we have a video blog from ChewOnThis! organizer Adam Vasey with the Downtown Mission of Windsor on how ... Read More

Chew On This! Food for thought on poverty

Canada has a poverty problem. 4.9 million people across Canada currently live in poverty, 1.3 million of whom are children ... Read More