Divisional Profile

TOPOS_Logo-800px3.jpg

Unanimously approved by City Council on November 3, 2015, TO Prosperity draws on the experiences and ideas of hundreds of Toronto residents from all parts of the city, and sets a bold vision to build a city with opportunities for all.

Ongoing Initiatives & Engagement Opportunities

kackaton.jpg

Open Data Hackathon: TOProsperity

Participants are challenged to develop ideas that support the strategy and poverty-related issues. Coding and data analysis experience welcome, but not necessary. Learn more

Three tokens on the palms of a black women

Transit Fare Equity

Thank you to the 4,503 residents who participated in the Transit Fare Equity Survey! Results will be made available soon. Learn more about this initiative...

Social Procurement Program

Learn more about the new City of Toronto Social Procurement Program, unanimously approved by City Council on May 4, 2016.

Drawing showing an accoutability table comprised of four advisory groups: Lived Experience, Senior Mangagement, Private Sector, and Evaluation

Lived Experience Advisory Group

Learn how to participate in the designing and creation of the Poverty Reduction Strategy's Lived Experience Advisory Group.

Toronto Poverty Reduction Strategy

Open newspaper with a headline that says Jobs

Poverty in Toronto

The Toronto Poverty Reduction Strategy aims to address three worrying socioeconomic trends.

747.JPG

Community Engagement

TO Prosperity is grounded on a broad and exclusive community engagement process.

IMG_0596editsmall.jpg

Documents and Reports

Key Toronto Poverty Reduction Strategy documents and reports, including briefing notes and work plans.

Resources

Resources.jpg

Research on Poverty

Recent City documents and Toronto-focused reports related to poverty reduction.

TPL-Logo.jpg

Reading List

The Toronto Public Library has compiled a useful, compelling reading list of material related to income and poverty.

demographics.jpg

Demographics Portal

Access and browse profiles, maps and other statistical data. Topics include population groups, housing characteristics, languages, income and more.

WellbeingToronto.png

Wellbeing Toronto

Explore Toronto's neighbourhoods with our a map visualization tool. Evaluate community well-being across Toronto's neighbourhoods on a number of factors, such as crime, transportation or housing.