Poverty Free Halton

Site: Burlington

Service: Poverty Action Group

Record #: BTN4766
Last Full Update: 16 Dec 2023

Contact Information

E-Mail info@povertyfreehalton.ca
Website www.povertyfreehalton.ca
Primary Contact Maureen Weinberger, Chair

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

A nonpartisan citizens' group raising awareness of poverty in Halton Region

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Elementary Teachers' Foundation of Ontario and Halton elementary teachers

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Activities include:

  • bringing the root causes of poverty to the attention of elected officials and encouraging them to take action
  • public awareness and education by means of a speaker series
  • advocacy
  • community development
  • campaigning for a living wage and income supports

Meetings: third Friday of each month, 9:30 am-11:30 am, online and in-person at the United Way Halton and Hamilton office

Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions

Contact for information

Languages English
Fees None

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
United Way Halton and Hamilton (meeting location)
4210 South Service Rd, Unit 101
Burlington, ON L7L 4X5
Intersection Walkers Line and South Service Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location

Categories and Classification

Service Categories Hunger/Poverty Action Groups