Social Justice Group update and information meeting – Oct 23, 7 pm

UPDATE/INFORMATION MEETING Monday, October 23, 7 pm @ Central Pentecostal Church on Colborne Street between Elora and Fergus Come for an update and information on the various activities of the Social Justice Group and allies in the community. 1. Community Gardens Network update 2. Community Meals updates (including the new monthly Community Meal at Centre…

Vital Signs 2015

The Centre Wellington Community Foundation has released its 2015 Vital Signs report. Along with 26 other communities across Canada, the report was issued on October 6, and features highlights of our community in three areas: The Gap Between the Rich and the Poor; Leadership and Belonging; and, Arts and Culture. Read the report here: click…

Report on Household Food Insecurity

In a new report on household food insecurity, it is concluded that that despite Canada‚Äôs economic recovery, the number of Canadians struggling to put food on the table because of food insecurity is not abating. In fact, the problem appears to have persisted or grown in every province and territory. Four million Canadians, including 1.15…

2014 Guelph-Wellington Housing Access Guide

The Guelph and Wellington Poverty Task Force & the Wellington-Guelph Housing Committee have released the 2014 Guelph-Wellington Housing Access Guide. The guide provides information about searching for housing, keeping your housing, emergency housing, and more. It can be accessed by clicking here.