23 February 2022
More than 80,000 households in Calgary spend more than 30% of their income on shelter.
In 2019 the Alberta government stopped increases to AISH and other Income Supports based on inflation.
Concerns about housing affordability are valid and work needs to be done
Addressing misconceptions with some new resources
VCC's Meaghon Reid and Hagir Sail discuss how poverty exists despite being hidden in certain areas of the city with the Calgary Journal