Ottawa ACORN member Gisele Bouvier spoking at the Canadian Labour Congress town hall on Retirement and OAS on November 27 2014. We need to stop Harper from letting seniors live in poverty!
Social Assistance - Aide Sociale
Nova Scotia ACORN members held a town hall on income assistance in Dartmouth.
BC ACORN member Rachel Goodine speaks out about the child support clawback
ACORN member Mavis Finnamore critiques the Harper government's income splitting proposal
Posted October 24, 2014
Posted July 11, 2014
The Richmond Poverty Response Committee has sent out the following letter regarding the campaign to end the child support clawback in BC.
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A 10-year plan purported to address the needs of disabled people in the province is not going over well with advocates.
Burnaby ACORN Chapter May 22 Meeting Update
On Mother's Day in Burnaby, families rallied against the provincial policy that prevents mothers from keeping welfare and disability payments if they also get child support from former partners.
BC ACORN members held a poverty potluck to demand a stop to the child support clawback for single mothers.