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"Life is really hard here"

2013

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"This two-year, mixed-method research study focuses on the living conditions and needs of Filipino elderlies in the Greater Toronto Area, one of the fastest growing elderly minority groups in the most racially diverse region of the country. It draws from a community-university partnership that is committed to joint decision-making, equitable distribution of expertise and labour, and public knowledge mobilization through mass-oriented dissemination of research findings"--page 2.

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philippines health education politics poverty canada old age aged employment ethnic groups family filipinos government policy immigration labour retirement social conditions mortgage pension old age security older people demographics government health care greater toronto area qualitative data peel york region visible minorities peel region mortgage loan canada pension plan

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