The City of Kawartha Lakes
& County of Haliburton

Poverty Reduction Roundtable

About Us

Poverty Reduction Roundtable

The Roundtable, established in the Summer of 2016, works to implement the recommendations outlined in the   Poverty Reduction Strategy Action Plans.

The Roundtable shall also champion initiatives, programs and services that will reduce the prevalence of poverty or reduce the impact of poverty for all residents of the City of Kawartha Lakes and County of Haliburton.  

Who's Involved

The Poverty Reduction Roundtable is made up of community leaders from different organizations across the City of Kawartha Lakes and County of Haliburton.


  • Transportation
  • Housing
  • Food Security
  • Education & Employment
  • Children & Youth

Responses from MPP Candidates

A set of questions were sent out to MPP candidates for the Haliburton, Kawartha Lakes, Brock riding to understand how their party will address issues that greatly impact our community. Full responses can be read below. 

These questions were drafted and sent to candidates on behalf of the Kawartha Lakes Food Coalition, Access to Permanent Housing Committee, Haliburton County FoodNet & the Poverty Reduction Roundtable.


Contact Us

Connect with us on social media! @CKLHalPoverty

Have questions about the work being done by the Roundtable?

Contact Jessica Knot -

CKL/Haliburton Poverty Reduction Roundtable

50 Colborne St. PO Box 129, Fenelon Falls, ON K0M1N0

(705) 887-3535 ext. 33

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