Important news for people who receive social assistance and a special needs allowance. There is money to be saved come income tax time!
People, kids, on welfare go hungry in Nova Scotia. Yet the provincial government refuses even to consider a tiny cost of living increase.
The community of Lucasville, founded by Black Refugees, is slowly being erased. A large and smelly equestrian farm is the latest nail in its coffin.
Gentrification in Halifax is pushing original residents out and changing the neighborhood, and not for the better. That’s why residents attended a community meeting last week that was all about pushing back.
A documentary on social assistance in Nova Scotia continues to change lives.
Longtime anti-poverty activist Jeanne Fay on her 30+ years of advocacy in Nova Scotia.
For people on social assistance in Nova Scotia Community Services minister Joanne Bernard is the grinch who stole Christmas. That was the message of a rally at Victoria Park in downtown Halifax on Thursday.