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B.C. Seniors’ Poverty Report Card

British Columbia is experiencing a rapid ageing of our population. Based on BC Stats Population Projections, the number of seniors (65+ years old) in British Columbia is expected to double between 2015 and 2041.

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2017 Child Poverty Report Card

Working in partnership with First Call, we produced the 2017 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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#DYK that there are tax credits and deductions for people with disabilities?
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CLBC is proud to work with @InclusionBC to launch a collaborative three-year plan to increase #inclusivehousing options in British Columbia. Learn more, and read the plan here: https://t.co/HE0mVdLfO1

New Resource: The Business Case for Digital Accessibility https://t.co/IJrn17sdt4

The new $10 bill is coming soon! #Accessibility feature: colour contrast of large numerals optimized on this note making it easier to read. #AccessibleCanada @bankofcanada

#bc #nonprofits you still have time to fill out this survey! @BCNPHA @jfatkey @FCSSBC @SPARCBC @realizecoop @SportBC @boardvoicebc can you help get the word out? https://t.co/3JwvOOXUxl

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