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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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Let's be #inclusive! Tips to supporting people with disabilities= use people first language @SPARCBC #AMSSAEvents


What questions do you have about basic income that you want answered? https://t.co/k42UNXOsSV

Social assistance rates in #ON are too low to cover recipients' most basic needs. #HungerActionMonth

Get ready for CANADA's 4th annual F2S Month Campaign this Oct #digincanada!

Very proud to partner with @RickHansenFdn on this new program offering accessibility training. Starts Sept 25 https://t.co/oh2ObstuRE

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