May 28, 2019
The Peel Poverty Reduction Strategy committee has released its 2018 to 2028 strategy to attack poverty in the Region of Peel.
The document contains a number of interesting statistics describing the struggles some Peel families face.
12.8 per cent are living in poverty
Child care is more than $20,000 a year
Children in Peel are not well-off
48 per cent of the employed in Peel work part of the year, or part time.