Where We Live Matters… with Paul Johnson

Please join Community Development Halton and Poverty Free Halton on April 9th for “Where We Live Matters: Building Healthy Neighbourhoods through Community Development” with Guest Speaker Paul Johnson, Director of Neighbourhood Development Strategies, City of Hamilton.

This cost free session is being held at the Burlington Seniors Centre, 2285 New Street, on Tuesday April 9 at 7:30 p.m.

Please RSVP by April 8th, to:

2013neighbourhoods2013.eventbrite.ca, or by Email office@cdhalton.ca or by Phone at 905-632-1975

Download event flyer

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Inequality: Why It Impacts All of Us

Please join Poverty Free Halton and Community Development Halton at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 17, 2012, for an evening of reflection and dialogue on Inequality: Why It Impacts All of Us with guest speaker, Dr. Atif A. Kubursi, Professor Emeritus of Economics, University of McMaster.

The event is being held at the Burlington Seniors Centre, located at 2285 New Street.

Please RSVP to: office@cdhalton.ca OR 905-632-1975

 

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The Social Determinants of Health: Positive Impacts on Health and Well Being

Please join Poverty Free Halton and Community Development Halton at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 3, 2012, for an evening of reflection and dialogue on The Social Determinants of Health: Positive Impacts on Health and Well Being with guest speaker, Dr. Lee Ford-Jones of the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto.

The event is being held at the Burlington Public Library, located at 2331 New Street.

Please RSVP by Tuesday, October 2 to:

By email: office@cdhalton.ca OR

By phone: 905-632-1975  OR

Online at sdoh2012.eventbrite.ca

Event Flyer: The Social Determinants of Health October 3 2012

 

 

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What does it cost to raise a family of four in Halton?

How far does minimum wage go? What do you go without? Watch our video that highlights the tough decisions that many working families in Halton have to make to balance their budget.

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Welcome!

Thank you for logging on to our website. For those of you who are not familiar with Poverty Free Halton, let us introduce ourselves.

We are a non-partisan citizen organization dedicated to the long-term goal of ending poverty in Halton Region. Through education and advocacy, our dedicated volunteer committee works to highlight issues of poverty and identify solutions to all levels of government. We believe that the solutions to poverty are within grasp, we just need the political will to obtain them.

For information on current activities, or ways to get involved, please check back often. You can also email us at info@povertyfreehalton.ca

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