This report examines SSP’s impacts on children’s academic functioning, cognitive functioning, social behaviour, emotional well-being, and health. In addition, it explores impacts on maternal physical and emotional health, interactions between mothers and children, child care and children’s after-school activities, school and residential changes, and family structure.
Published: June 2000
Policy Area: Income Security - Welfare and Employment
Population: Low-income Populations - Low-skilled Workers - Social Assistance Recipients - Women - Communities and Families - EI Recipients