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Vibrant Communities Canada is a Tamarack Institute Practice Area that will bring together 100 cities who are creating comprehensive poverty reduction strategies
As one of Tamarack Institute's two issue-based Practice Areas, we seek to engage the five Idea Areas on a deeper level. In both Vibrant Communities and Deepening Community we convene and host online learning communities where people who are working within that field can gather, learn and share with each other.
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This profile highlights poverty reduction strategies, organizations, collaboratives and publications from the territories of Northwest.
The Tackling Poverty in Hamilton initiative is built on bringing people from many different walks of life together to address Hamilton’s most pressing problem.
Hamilton has committed to a collaborative approach because no one sector has the solutions; no one group can tackle poverty alone.
To support the internal mapping exercise, a Poverty Reduction Strategy Matrix was developed. The matrix organizes programs and services according to 4 strategies for poverty reduction, which are consistent with the 4 core principles contained in Ontario‟s Poverty Reduction Strategy. These include i) Kid‟s First, ii) Strategies for individuals/Families (Kid's Live in Families), iii) Community, and iv) Unleashing Potential. The collected data further conforms to the core components of a program logic model, thereby capturing activity outputs (program description and intended results),...
We are a new alliance in Leeds & Grenville Ontario. We are convened by the United Way, United Counties and the Health Unit. We have recently completed a theory of change and are establishing a poverty reduction roundtable. We are focused on Health Security, Income Security, Food Security and Housing Security.