Human, Economic Cost of Poverty

Poverty costs Niagara $1.38 billion a year in lost productivity, health-care expenses and social-support programs, according to a poverty brief released by the Niagara Community Observatory at Brock University.

The Niagara Research and Planning Council was a partner in preparing the brief.

Click Here for Article

Niagara Knowledge Exchange & Community Calendar

Niagara Connects is a proud participating member of the Niagara Poverty Reduction Network.