Poverty & Homelessness

Right to Housing Conference

This conference is sponsored by the Edmonton Coalition on Housing and Homelessness. They are bringing in Michael Shapcott who is a passionate and knowledgeable advocate for this issue in Toronto. Registration will open April 15 and is limited to 100 participants.


Alternative Federal Budget 2015

This document produced by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives suggests ways to deliver people out of poverty; deliver substantially improved services for all Canadians; and deliver a stronger economy. AFB2015_MainDocument


Poverty and Homelessness in Edmonton

This information brochure has been put together by the Social Justice Ministry at All Saints’ Cathedral. Poverty & Homelessness in Edmonton

ECVO Presentation

Ending Poverty Topic of Discussion at Voluntary Organizations’ Luncheon

On Thursday, February 12, Bishop Jane Alexander spoke at the Edmonton Chamber of Voluntary Organizations’ (ECVO) Luncheon Series on the work of the End Poverty Edmonton Task Force she co-chairs with Mayor Don Iveson.  The presentation was well received by the executive directors, and on Twitter Bishop Jane thanked the ECVO members for the “great conversations” […]