The ESPC is an independent, non-profit, charitable organization. Our focus is social research, particularly in the areas of low income and poverty.
We are dedicated to encouraging the adoption of equitable social policy, supporting the work of other organizations who are striving to improve the lives of Edmontonians, and educating the public regarding the social issues that impact them on a daily basis.
A healthy, just and inclusive community.
The ESPC provides leadership within the community by addressing and researching social issues, informing public discussion and influencing social policy.
View our 2010-2013 Strategic Plan
Our strategic plan is a high-level document that will guide the direction of our work in the coming years.
The ESPC is a United Way member agency.