It’s a much-talked-about fact that B.C.’s poverty rates have been among the highest in Canada for over a decade. But inequality in this province is making headlines again as B.C. has become the only Canadian province without a poverty reduction plan.Read more Share
Pages tagged "housing"
byNovember 07, 2014
David Tataryn receives a disability income—that’s $906 for British Columbians living alone, a monthly amount that makes it near impossible to find housing in Victoria’s private rental market. But for 16 years, he managed to rent an affordable suite ($398 when he moved in, $526 when he moved out) in Victoria’s...Read more Share