All Calgarians affected by recession: Report

But a better labour market for social service agencies one upside of poor economy
||Last Updated: 09/28/2009

The recession has impacted Calgarians much more deeply than is portrayed by the media and government leaders, according to a new report released by a group of Calgary organizations.

Dashed Dreams, New Realities: Calgarians Talk Frankly about the Impact of the Economic Downturn draws on the findings from more than 100 people who participated in ten focus groups organized by the Alberta Global Forum, Calgary Counselling Centre, The Calgary Foundation, Canada West Foundation and the Sheldon Chumir Foundation for Ethics in Leadership.