Blog Post: Gentrification & Supplemental Income

What are potential effects of urban renewal and gentrification on sidewalk sellers in Toronto's Chinatown? Will they still have a market for their goods in 5 years? How will loss of discretionary income sources affect older immigrant individuals ability to live independently in their place of choice? Would increasing costs of living and decreasing opportunities for supplemental income drive them out of the downtown core? 

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Who Is A Young Carer?

Have you heard of the term “young carer”? Chances are, you probably haven’t. Most people are not familiar with the term in Canada. But it isn’t just Canada; young carers are an invisible population worldwide and due to the lack of public awareness, their needs tend to go unrecognized.

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