85.7%The percentage of Asians, age 25 and older, who are high school graduates. 80%Percentage of Asian Americans living in a household with Internet use -- the highest rate among race and ethnic groups.21.2%The percentage of Asians, age 25 and older, who have an advanced degree (e.g., Master's, Ph. of Human Resources, Labour & Employment (PDF - 1.3MB, 35 pages) * More Advanced Education and Skills Publications Welfare statistics See Social Assistance caseload/beneficiary statistics and expenditure information, 1997 to 2014 (further down on the page you're reading presently) Community Services and Seniors Annual Report for the Fiscal Year April 2011 to March 2012 (PDF - 3.9MB, 31 pages) ===Related Links * Preventing and Reducing Poverty in PEI - A strategy for engagement - July 2011 * 2007-2008 Social Services and Seniors Annual Report (PDF - 967K, 37 pages) Published May 12, 2009 [ earlier annual reports and other departmental publications ]Dept of Community Services Statement of Mandate 2012-2013 (PDF - 620K, 16 pages) --- Dept of Community Services Annual Accountability Report Fiscal Year 2011-2012 (PDF - 1.4MB, 26 pages) --- Dept of Community Services Statement of Mandate 2011-2012 (PDF - 312K, 18 pages) * The Cost of Poverty in Nova Scotia (PDF - 760K, 12 pages) October 2010 (Source: CCPA Nova Scotia Office ) * Fast Facts: The Cost of Poverty in Nova Scotia (PDF - 400K, 2 pages) October 2010 (also from CCPA) * Nova Scotia Poverty Reduction Strategy - April 2009 * Nova Scotias Poverty Reduction Strategy: Preventing Poverty, Promoting Prosperity (PDF - 1.4MB, 45 pages) - April 2009 * Report of the Nova Scotia Poverty Reduction Working Group (PDF - 129K, 41 pages) - June 26, 2008 * Government Seeks Public Input on Poverty Strategy - March 5, 2008 * Poverty Backgrounder (2008) - Research and statistics about poverty in Nova Scotia * (PDF - 229K, 40 pages) Reporting of outcomes against Community Services business plan information for the fiscal year 2007-2008.* Department of Community Services Business Plan 2007 - 2008 (PDF - 262K, 25 pages) Source: Department of Community Services Publications, Policies & Reports Welfare statistics See Social Assistance caseload/beneficiary statistics and expenditure information, 1997 to 2014 (further down on the page you're reading presently) Caseload Trends Caseload Profile Caseload and Recipients 2010-2011 Annual Report, Department of Social Development (PDF - 420K, 65 pages) * Economic and Social Inclusion Corporation (poverty reduction plan) * Overcoming Poverty Together (PDF - 1MB, 37 pages) Undated (PDF file dated January 2011) * Overcoming Poverty Together: The New Brunswick Economic and Social Inclusion Plan (PDF - 100K, 5 pages) - November 13, 2009 * Department of Social Development Annual Report 2008-09 (PDF - 942K, 74 pages) [ links to earlier annual reports and other publications of the Department ]Name of the welfare programs Social Assistance Program (for people with no severely limited capacity for employment) Social Solidarity Program (for people with severely limited capacity for employment)Individual and Family Assistance Act - Individual and Family Assistance Regulation Source: Laws and regulations administered by the Minister of Employment and Social Solidarity [ Revised statutes and Regulations of Québec ]Welfare statistics See Social Assistance caseload/beneficiary statistics and expenditure information, 1997 to 2014 (further down on the page you're reading presently) Recipients under social assistance programs Youth and social assistance programs Previous statistics [If you can read French, see Statistiques sur la clientèle des programmes d'assistance sociale for detailed caseload profile info] See also: Number of People on Welfare, March 1995 to March 2005 (PDF file - 133K, 1 page) Source: National Council of Welfare NOTE: for families with children, you must add in the amount of the child assistance payment.responsible for Employment and Income Assistance before Jobs and the Economy.] Anti-poverty initiatives to help Manitobans help themselves (November 26/07) New Child Benefit, Lower-cost Child Care, Stronger Work Incentives, And Skills Package in 10-point Reconstruction of Income Supports (April 10, 2007)Legislation Saskatchewan Assistance Act - Saskatchewan Assistance Regulations - Employment Supplement Regulations - Benefit Adjustment Regulations - Transitional Employment Allowance Regulations - Rental Housing Supplement Regulations - Disability Housing Supplement Regulations - Saskatchewan Assistance Plan Supplementary Health Benefits Regulations Source: Queen's Printer (ALL statutes and regs)Welfare statistics See Social Assistance caseload/beneficiary statistics and expenditure information, 1997 to 2014 (further down on the page you're reading presently) No Saskatchewan Assistance Program statistics are available on the Social Services website - See Number of People on Welfare, March 1995 to March 2005 (PDF file - 133K, 1 page) Source: National Council of Welfare* Ministry of Social Services Annual Report for 2012-2013 (PDF) * Final Recommendations of the Task Team on Income Support for People with Disabilities (PDF - 217K, 18 pages) - May 13, 2009 * Appendices to the Final Recommendations report (PDF - 815K, 133 pages) * Seniors Income Plan * Family Health Benefits * Current Issues Surrounding Poverty and Welfare Programming in Canada : Two Reviews (PDF file - 371K, 43 pages) - June 2004 - comparison of welfare reforms in Saskatchewan, Canada, the U. and Britain Legislation Income and Employment Supports Act - Child and Adult Support Services Regulation - Disability-Related Employment Supports and Services Regulation - Income Support, Training and Health Benefits Regulation Alberta Works Policy Manual On this page, you'll find links to: - Income and Employment Supports Act and Regulation - Employment and Training Programs (Programs and Services, Accountability, Employment Insurance Initiatives, News and Updates) - Child Support Services (Child Support Services Policy, News and Updates) - H Alberta Income Support Caseload - monthly welfare statistics Source: Alberta Office of Statistics Number of People on Welfare, March 1995 to March 2005 (PDF file - 133K, 1 page) Source: National Council of Welfare See Schedule 1 (Core Income Support Payments) and Schedule 2 (Continuous Supplementary Benefits) at the end of the Income Supports, Health and Training Benefits Regulation Historical: see Alberta Supports Low-Income Families Through the National Child Benefit (July 30, 2001) - includes a detailed backgrounder with rate calculation information* Province provides more help to Albertans in need (Oct.22/08) * Government increases AISH rates and supports employment (Jan.
social assistance stats from 1951-1969 (under "Health and Welfare") Number of People on Welfare, March 1995 to March 2005 (PDF file - 133K, 1 page) Sources: * Newfoundland and Labrador Statistics Agency * NL Community Accounts * Department of Advanced Education and Skills * National Council of Welfare shelter See Regulations section 13 foll.
Welfare statistics See Social Assistance caseload/beneficiary statistics and exp See: Number of People on Welfare, March 1995 to March 2005 (PDF file - 133K, 1 page) Source: National Council of Welfare Welfare in Canada 2014 November 2015 By Anne Tweddle, Ken Battle and Sherri Torjman This report focuses on the incomes of four different households living on social assistance, commonly known as welfare for the full 2014 calendar year.
2011 Welfare Incomes by province/territory Anne Tweddle, Ken Battle and Sherri Torjman The 2011 edition of Welfare Incomes consisted mainly of an update to the numbers from the previous (2009) edition.
30/10) * 2009-2010 Annual Report : Ministry of Community and Social Services - this annual report is part of the Results-based Plan Briefing Book 2010-11 ..the Ministry of Community and Social Services * Social Assistance and Pensions - from Your Legal Rights * Social Assistance Advisory Council Members - biographical notes * Recommendations for an Ontario Income Security Review: Report of the Ontario social Assistance Review Advisory Council (May 2010) * Letters from Community and Social Services Minister Madeleine Meilleur to the Chair of the Social Assistance Review Advisory Council: (1) June 10, 2010 (PDF - 22K, 2 pages) (2) March 26, 2010 (PDF - 42K, 1 page) * Ontario Poverty Reduction Strategy : Breaking the Cycle (PDF - 1.3MB, 45 pages) - December 4, 2008 [ Highlights ] Source: Ontario's Poverty Reduction Strategy Poverty Watch Ontario (NGO reactions to the poverty reduction strategy) Income Security Advocacy Centre * Welfare raise leaves cheque at 1988 levels (Nov.
1/08) from The Toronto Star * Report of the Provincial-Municipal Fiscal and Service Delivery Review - Facing the Future Together (PDF - 1.6MB, 64 pages) Fall 2008 * Ontario's Poverty Reduction Strategy - home page * Ontario Poverty Reduction Strategy - from the 2008 Ontario Budget (March 25, 2008) * Poverty Watch Ontario - "To monitor and inform on cross-Ontario activity on the poverty reduction agenda" * Ontario Child Benefit - from the Ministry of Children and Youth Services * Review of Employment Assistance Programs in Ontario Works & Ontario Disability Support Program (PDF file - 167K, 48 pages) December 2004 - By Deb Matthews, M. P.- Go to the Guide to Welfare in Ontario page: guide to government information on how welfare works in Ontario, including information about responsibilities for the delivery and payment of welfare and other programs in Ontario NOTE : The Manitoba Assistance Act has been in effect since December 1, 2015, replacing the Employment and Income Assistance Act..
Welfare Incomes, 2009 (PDF - 6MB, 117 pages) was the last complete report on welfare incomes released by the National Council of Welfare.