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  • Living on the Edge Radio Feature
    We recently ran our poverty simulation, Living on the Edge, with a group of Dalhousie University Social Work students. CBC's Carsten Knox joined us as a participant, and shared his experience on Information Morning. The Mp3 of the show can…
  • The Halifax I Love
    The Halifax I Love The Halifax I love   Since I was a little girl, I’ve always been proud to call Halifax home. Now that I’ve joined United Way Halifax, that pride has grown ten-fold.   With just over two months in my new role, I’ve been overwhelmed…
  • Make the Month - changing perspectives on poverty
    Make the Month - changing perspectives on poverty Thanks to Todd Hirsch, who is an economist and regular columnist for the Globe and Mail, for sharing this blog post. You can follow him on Twitter @ABeconomist on Facebook at /ABEconomist or on LinkedIn  1 in 10 Canadians live…
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UWHalifax Some good news for those living on a low income, reduce priced bus passes are arriving in September.
UWHalifax Thanks to @zwoodford for covering #FacesofMentalHealth this week, and for the mentions of our funded partners @LaingHouse and @CMHAHalDart
UWHalifax Great photo & story of the @HfxRegPolice officer speaking with the panhandler on Spring Garden yesterday!
UWHalifax Can't wait to welcome you to our neighbourhood, and hear your message! Good luck on your journey!
UWHalifax Don't forget! The Mobile Food Market will be in East Preston from 9:30-11 and North Preston from 11:35-1:05 on Saturday!
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