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Poverty Makes Me Sick

The Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario launched this video on December 12, 2002. This video addresses the issue of child and youth poverty. It includes helpful statistics, lists of key resources and endorsements and, most importantly, ideas for action at local and national levels. It is complemented by two 30-second Public Service Announcements which can be distributed to local media. The "Poverty Makes Me Sick" package may be purchased for $20 by sending an

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