Conversation Cafe: Focus on Poverty

The Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council hosted the Conversation Cafe on June 17 to discuss the issue of poverty and how Edmonton seniors are faring.

John Kolkman, Research Coordinator with the Edmonton Social Planning Council, spoke about a recent report A Profile of Poverty in Edmonton (Jan. 2015) developed by the Edmonton Social Planning Council and use demographics and statistics to focus on Edmonton seniors.

Round table conversations provided opportunities for participants to discuss the report based on the experience of the Edmonton seniors community.  For more information on the discussion, please go to

Conversation Café 
June 17
1 – 3:30 p.m.
Location: St. Michaels Health Group, Heritage Hall (7404 -139 Ave)