Guelph and Wellington Task Force for Poverty Elimination

Contact Information
Alternate Name Guelph & Wellington Task Force for Poverty Elimination ; Poverty Task Force
Office Phone Toll free 1-800-265-7293 ext 4359
E-Mail info@gwpoverty.ca
Website www.gwpoverty.ca
Primary Contact Randalin Ellery, Coordinator; Email: randalin@gwpoverty.ca
Alternate Contact Dominica McPherson, Assistant Coordinator; Email: dominica@gwpoverty.ca
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health
160 Chancellors Way
Guelph, ON N1G 0E1
Intersection Edinburgh Rd S and Stone Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Works collaboratively, informed by diverse voices of experience, to take local action and to advocate for system and policy change to address the root causes of poverty.
Description (Service) Includes representatives from the social service sector, all levels of government, the business community, research community, neighbourhoods and community members. Membership includes individuals who are affected by poverty * includes both working and action groups, which are open to new members  
 
Priorities are income inequality, affordable housing and homelessness, health inequities and food insecurity.
Hours Meets five times a year. Working and Action Groups meet monthly.
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Priority population: low income families and individuals, children and youth 
Collaborative partners / individual membership: open to the public
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2009
Subjects
Service Categories Hunger/Poverty Action Groups ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups