- Review the situation for families living in poverty.
- Recognize poverty as a primary social problem and a major determinant of poor health.
- Discuss ways in which our practices as service providers can alleviate some of the negative impacts for families living in poverty locally.
- Present what is required to support service providers in providing effective and respectful service to families.
Marie Brisson, RN, B.Sc.N., Bilingual Health Promotion Consultant, Best Start Resource Centre