CALGARY - A new study has been released stating that the COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted the lives of low-income Calgarians. Participants reported struggling with job loss, inability to pay their bills, and food insecurity. Mental and physical health struggles were also frequently mentioned by those interviewed.
The study was held in partnership between Vibrant Communities Calgary and University of Calgary through the city’s initiative “Enough for All.” Nearly 200 people were interviewed, with the majority of households earning less than $35,000 a year.
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