Presenting provincial and federal government with the evidence of social determinants of health


There is a need to make policy makers aware of social determinants of health, especially the role poverty plays in health outcomes of our populations. Specifically the loss of income among the seniors after a loss of a spouse is a large issue often tied with the lack of affordable housing. There is a need to present health policy makers with the real conditions on the ground in newfoundland's rural communities.

Newfoundland and Labrador
Economic Zones 
Zone 16 - Schooner