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2016 Child Poverty Report Card

Working in partnership with First Call, we produced the 2016 Child Poverty Report Card. The Report Card shows that BC continues to struggle with high levels of child poverty, with 1 in 5 children under the age of 17 in BC living below the poverty line.

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BC Families Demographic Infographics

BC Families Infographic Series

The BC Council for Families has partnered with SPARC BC to produce a series of infographics about family demographics in regional districts across BC...

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The Invisible Senior

Through personal stories, West End seniors shed light on many issues facing older renters in the West End. Produced by West End Seniors Network (WESN) and SPARC BC in collaboration with local seniors, Gordon Neighbourhood House and the West End Seniors’ Community Planning Table.


Metro Vancouver's Debtscape, July 2016

Metro Vancouver's Debtscape

This report maps the changing ratios of income, debt and assets over the time period between 2007 and 2012 – at the neighbourhood level.

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The world's first fully wheelchair accessible waterpark recently opened in Texas this summer! https://t.co/M3klhNMh54

Be a part of creating a more #AccessibleCanada. Only 2 more days to apply for the Enabling #Accessibility Fund https://t.co/F9vGhpf1TP

Homelessness impacts everyone. See how much homelessness costs Canadians each year: https://t.co/Cn1K4Ixuvt

We received hundreds of photos for @hopeinshadows. Help us decide which ones make it into the calendar, vote now! https://t.co/6hKXXtbpbD

We desperately need #volunteers for a #Vancouver supported jobsearch program for #pwd in August. Can you help? https://t.co/6hO5kV1Nbl

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