Media Releases

Report on Toronto neighbourhoods to be released

December 13, 2010

TORONTO, ON – Researchers from the University of Toronto Cities Centre and St. Christopher House are holding a news conference at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 15, to discuss key findings from a new report on Toronto neighbourhoods, and to answer questions from the media. The news conference will be held at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, 246 Bloor St. West, room 548.

EVENT DETAILS

WHAT: News conference

PARTICIPANTS:

o    J. David Hulchanski, Associate Director for Research, Cities Centre, principle investigator of the Neighbourhood Change Community University Research Alliance (CURA), and professor of community development, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, U of T

o    Maureen Fair, Executive Director, St. Christopher House

o    Israt Ahmed, community planner for Scarborough for Social Planning Toronto, and a partner in the Neighbourhood Chanage CURA

o    John Campey, Executive Director, Social Planning Toronto and coordinator of the Save the Census Campaign

WHERE: Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, 246 Bloor St. West, (at Bedford Rd.) Toronto, room 548

WHEN: Wednesday, December 15 at 9:30 a.m.

For more information, please contact:

U of T Media Relations
416-978-0100
media.relations@utoronto.ca

April Kemick
Media Relations Officer
University of Toronto
416-978-5949
april.kemick@utoronto.ca