Published: February 2016 This report surveys the landscape of payday lending in Hamilton, including the increase in payday loan outlets and the decrease in bank branches over the past 15 years. The...
Poverty Reduction And Elimination
in government tax benefits and refunds for Hamiltonians living on a low income achieved through SPRC Hamilton’s Financial Empowerment and Problem Solving Program (fiscal year 2021/2022)
At SPRC Hamilton, we believe no one should be fighting to survive or unable to provide their basic costs of living. Much of our research focusses on measuring poverty in our community as well as examining policies and solutions that reduce poverty.
We focus our efforts on two main strategies:
- Research about the current state of poverty in Hamilton
- Community organizing and education for action to reduce poverty
SPRC Hamilton participates in: