Here is a comprehensive bibliography on social assistance in Canada.

The first section addresses social assistance in Canada as a whole, followed by sections focused on individual provinces listed in alphabetical order.  Please note, this bibliography is in ongoing development.  A separate listing on First Nations Social Assistance is still to come.  If you know of additional resources that are not listed please contact Allan Moscovitch via email at

To download or print off this bibliography click here for a pdf version.

A Bibliography of Research on Social Assistance in Canada
October 2015
Prepared by Allan Moscovitch