The Peel Poverty Reduction Strategy committee has released its 2018 to 2028 strategy to attack poverty in the Region of Peel.

The document contains a number of interesting statistics describing the struggles some Peel families face.

12.8 per cent are living in poverty

Child care is more than $20,000 a year

Children in Peel are not well-off

48 per cent of the employed in Peel work part of the year, or part time.