This document, written by the Caledon Institute, examines the core strategies used to effectively address poverty concerns at the community level. These 10 areas include affordable housing, early childhood development and income supplementation and replacement.
Sherri Torjman is Vice-President of the Caledon Institute of Social Policy. She is the author of many Caledon reports including Reclaiming Our Humanity, The Social Dimension of Sustainable Development, Strategies for a Caring Society, Survival-of-the-Fittest Employment Policy, Innovation and Community Economic Development, The Key to Kyoto, Are Outcomes the Best Outcome? and Proposal for a National Personal Supports Fund