Guelph & Wellington Task Force for Poverty Elimination

Contact Information
Alternate Name Guelph and 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
Social Media Twitter
Primary Contact Dominica McPherson, Interim Coordinator; Email: dominica@gwpoverty.ca
Description (Site) Access Chancellors Way from Edinburgh Rd S or Stone Rd W
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health
160 Chancellors Way
Guelph, ON N1G 0E1
 
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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 advocate for system and policy change to address the root causes of poverty.
Description (Service) Membership and committees include representatives from the social service sector, all levels of government, the research community, business community, community organizations and community members, including peers with lived experience of poverty.  
 
Priority areas include: livable incomes, decent work, housing, homelessness, food insecurity and health inequities.  
 
At times, involvement opportunities are available through committees and projects.
Hours Meets five times a year. Committees meet more often.
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Priority population: low income families and individuals
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 ~ Poverty Issues