About Raise the Rates
RAISE THE RATES is a coalition of community groups and organizations concerned with the level of poverty and homelessness in British Columbia.
Vancouver. As a new person to Vancouver who is shocked at the price of housing, I was even more shocked to hear of the low rate of welfare and the way it can create more barriers to people finding a job, as who can find a suitable place to live for under $610? I expect to find the challenge difficult, but that I will come to a new place in relating to food and to my neighbours who currently live on social assistance.
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