March 19, 2014
BearPaw Legal Education & Resource Centre (BLERC) is a department of Native Counselling Service of Alberta (NCSA). Its primary mission is to develop and distribute materials designed to assist...
Keywords: Online Resource , Aboriginal/First Nations/Inuit, Alberta, Indigenous, legal rights, General resources, Manuals and guides
February 6, 2014
The Alberta Queen's Printer site includes links to Alberta's Acts and Regulations.
Keywords: Online Resource , Alberta, Legal Info (PLEI), Legal Research, Government information
February 6, 2014
Alberta Human Services is the department responsible for welfare (income support) in Alberta.
Keywords: Online Resource , Alberta, Welfare, Government information
January 29, 2014
The Alberta Housing Act gives local housing management bodies responsibility for the day-to-day operation of housing programs, such as, the acceptance of applications. To identify the management body...
Keywords: Applications/Forms , Alberta, family housing, Housing and Tenancy, seniors housing, special needs housing, subsidized housing
January 29, 2014
There are several disability programs in Alberta that you can apply to: Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH) Employment First Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD)...
Keywords: Applications/Forms , Alberta, children with disabilities, Disability, disability assistance
May 31, 2013
Calgary city council has approved the aim of the Calgary Poverty Reduction Initiative (CPRI) to reduce the number of people in Calgary living in poverty so that 95% of people are above the poverty...
Keywords: Article , Alberta, Government Policy, Poverty Research
Calgary Poverty Reduction Initiative
January 11, 2013
The Calgary Poverty Reduction Initiative is a joint initiative of The City of Calgary and the United Way of Calgary to develop a long-term community-based strategy to significantly reduce poverty in...
Keywords: Online Resource , Alberta, poverty reduction, poverty reduction campaigns, Campaigns and initiatives
 Edmonton Social Planning Council
April 20, 2012
The Edmonton Social Planning Council has an Issue Brief Blog that they will be updating regularly with commentaries on a variety of current and topical issues. In addition, film and book reviews will...
Keywords: Online Resource , Alberta, Blogs, Government Policy, Poverty Research, social issues
April 17, 2012
As Alberta gears up for a provincial election, parties are promising various ways to reduce poverty. The Edmonton Social Planning Council plans to occasionally analyze social policy commitments of...
Keywords: Article , Alberta, Government Policy, Poverty Research
February 9, 2012
The Older Adult Knowledge Network (Oaknet) is a website of the Legal Resource Centre of Alberta. It has information on how Canadian law protects and affects older adults including information on...
Keywords: Article , Alberta, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI), Seniors and Elders, All of Canada
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