Immigrants in Waterloo Region - Fact Sheets

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Link: http://chd.region.waterloo.on.ca/web/health.nsf/4f4813c75e78d71385256e5a0057f5e1/4ad3e53c78b52e5085256e780060eddd!OpenDocument
By: Dan Vandebelt
Org: Region of Waterloo, Public Health
Date: 2009

The health of individuals and communities is determined by a range of social, economic, and environmental factors. Some conditions that affect population health - such as employment, education, living and working conditions, and social support - can be especially challenging for potentially marginalized groups such as newcomers to Canada. The fact sheets in this series explore some key issues that relate to the health of immigrants in Waterloo Region.