Research & Reports — Social Planning

Katrina MacDonald

Leaning In: Community Conversations on Poverty in Hastings Prince Edward

March 2018 The Community Conversations Report was developed to help our community lean in, to hear, to learn and to understand the causes, implications and realities of poverty and to better understand the need for a collective approach to poverty elimination. Included in the report are reflections on the experiences of poverty, the realities of living with low-income and recommendations for moving forward, all driven by people with lived experience of poverty and those who work with people living in poverty. Download Report  

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Katrina MacDonald

Community Food Assessment for Hastings and Prince Edward Counties

2019 In the summer of 2019, Hastings Prince Edward Public Health (HPEPH) initiated this project to conduct a Community Food Assessment (CFA) that spans both Hastings and Prince Edward Counties. HPEPH identified the need for a CFA with the goal of engaging with community stakeholders and residents to better understand the challenges and opportunities for improving the accessibility, affordability, availability and adequacy of nutritious foods in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties. Download Report

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