ISAC's Media & Policy News: 18 August 2017

August 21, 2017

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world. Top stories include:

Pain and suffering compensation exemption levels raised for Ontario Works and ODSP recipients:

Province hiring hydro welfare team in North Bay:

How prejudice pushes low-income people onto an unhealthy diet:

Study links hunger in residential schools to Indigenous health problems today:

CCPA report shows Ontario’s labour market is doing no favours for low-income families:

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