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Community Payday Loan Forum on Feb 22 at 7 pm

Payday loan store sign

Plan to attend….all the details can be found in the flyer…read more here:


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February 8th, 2016 by HRPR

Report to UN on the Right to an Adequate Standard of Living

A copy of the final report can be read here:

UNCESCR report 2016 – The Right to An Adequate Standard of Living in Hamilton – 27Jan16

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January 27th, 2016 by HRPR

Vibrant Communities Canada predicts great things from Hamilton

Read what Kirsti Battista had to say after attending the Hamilton Roundtable’s recent meeting held at the Perkins Centre, here:


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November 9th, 2015 by HRPR

Got your ID to vote?

Not sure what ID you need to vote? Curious about how new ID rules are going to affect you?

Check out one of the information booths across the City to find out and get information you need to be ready for October 19th!

Voter Information Clinics 2015


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September 16th, 2015 by HRPR

Community forum on Affordable Child Care Sept 15



We invite you to attend, see the flyer below for all the details. Sept 15 Childcare Event flyer


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September 3rd, 2015 by HRPR

Vote to End Poverty Lawn Signs Now Available

Quantities are limited. Fill out the form here to order yours today!

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August 14th, 2015 by HRPR

Election 2015 Vote to End Poverty

The election’s been called, and the Hamilton Roundtable for Poverty Reduction is gearing up to put poverty on the agenda this fall!

Check out the National Poverty Plan page here for updates on what’s changed for voters this time around, and stay tuned for more on the issues we’ll be bringing to candidates!

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August 11th, 2015 by HRPR

Poverty Roundtable joins Councillor Green to call for Pay Day Loan licensing in Hamilton

It’s time to take our community back from predatory lenders!  On Friday, July 10th Ward 3 Councillor Matthew Green will present a motion to start the process to license pay day lending institutions and cheque cashing outlets in Hamilton.  Here’s our brief on the Pay Day Loan Industry:

Payday Lending Brief (1)

HRPR Payday Lending - Model

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July 9th, 2015 by HRPR

Community Conversation about Precarious Employment happening Thursday June 25 at 7 pm, Spectator Auditorium

See details below about the upcoming forum on Precarious Employment and possible solutions for Hamilton.

Read more about this important issue here:


Precarity Penalty Screen

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June 24th, 2015 by HRPR

Hamilton’s 20,000 Homes Campaign

As part of Hamilton’s 20,000 Homes Campaign, the following Registry Week Homelessness Survey Results were presented on April 30 — take a look at what we learned:



You can also find the video that was created as part of Hamilton’s Campaign here:


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May 1st, 2015 by HRPR