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"No Neighbour In Need"

Welcome To The Halton Poverty Roundtable

The Halton Poverty Roundtable is a local non-profit/charity that brings together over 30 community organizations and 100+ volunteers who are committed to working collaboratively to eliminate poverty in Halton and moving towards a common vision where there is no neighbour in need.

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Halton Sport Leadership Program

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The Halton Sport Leadership Program provides at-risk youth the empowering opportunity to gain confidence, leadership and experience through free training in nationally recognized recreation certification programs.  We have seen a 100% completion rate and over 70% of participants reported going for a job interview with 60% of participants securing employment.

Smart Start Halton

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Our Smart Start Halton campaign has delivered many outreach and education sessions across Halton to educate the community about the Canada Learning Bond. Together, we have increased the take-up rate of the federally funded Canada Learning Bond (CLB) from 28% to 42%, bringing in over $30 million in post-secondary education savings for over 15,000 children from low-income families.

Halton Community Benefits Network

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The Halton Community Benefits Network encourages both public and private sectors to adopt business practices that lead to economic & social opportunity for everyone and deliver bottom line benefits for the Halton Region businesses, public sector organizations & our citizens.

Income Security Education

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We are dedicated to sharing knowledge about what poverty looks like in Halton Region. We bring awareness through presentations and outreach to identify the systemic causes of poverty and work towards a measurable shift in attitudes and stigmas about people living in poverty, empowering Halton citizens to start conversations about poverty.

What's New At The HPRT

Letter to Hon. Lisa MacLeod re: Basic Income

Dear Minister MacLeod: We are writing in response to your government's decision to end the Basic Income Pilot Program in ...
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Volunteer with HPRT at Burlington’s RibFest 2018!

The Halton Poverty Roundtable is seeking volunteers to help us raise money for local charities and support the Rotary Club ...
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Poverty Is A Reality Here In Halton

More than 13,500 children live in low-income households writes Sarah Sabihuddin. Imagine having to choose between buying diapers and food ...
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