Research & Publications

About the PTF

Learn about what we do and how we do it.
Here you will find our mission, vision, priorities, organizational framework, and membership.

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Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Learn about poverty in Guelph & Wellington. Here you will find research reports, annual reports to the community, our strategic plan, and access guides.

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Get Involved

Get Involved

Learn about how to get involved with the PTF.
Here you will find out how you can make a difference in our community by joining an action committee.

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Food prices on the rise

From the Guelph Mercury, April 8, 2011 Higher food prices will hurt the poor by Rob O’Flanagan, Mercury Staff GUELPH — Low-income families will be hardest hit by rising food […]

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Changing the Future for Aboriginal Children

A One-Day Conference on Learning from the Past to Create a Better Future Cindy Blackstock, executive director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada, will be the keynote speaker […]

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Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees!

Train-the-Trainer Budgeting Workshop Looking to help your clients facing budgeting challenges?  This FREE workshop will provide you with the resources you need. Where: Community Resource Centre, 160 St. David St. […]

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Mayor supports calls for transit subsidy

From the Guelph Mercury, February 28, 2011: Calls for transit subsidy for low-income earners gets mayor’s support by Thana Dharmarajah, Mercury staff GUELPH — Mayor Karen Farbridge vowed Sunday to […]

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New report on transit fees

The Poverty Task Force has released a new report on the Impact of Public Transit Fees on Low Income Families and Individuals in Guelph (February 2011).

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Community Voices Meeting

Bus fares may be going up. How will this affect you? Share your concerns and have your voice heard! Date:  Thursday, February 17th Time:  6pm – 8pm Place:  Shelldale Centre […]

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