Dr. Lesley Frank co-authors 2017 Report Card on Child and Family Poverty in NS
Dr. Lesley Frank is CCPA-NS Research Associate and an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Acadia University. She has co-authored or single authored the Child Poverty Report Card for Nova Scotia for thirteen years. Dr. Frank researches in the area of family poverty, food insecurity, infant feeding, health inequity, and social policy. She has also worked as a community-based researcher and spent several years providing pre-natal services and family resource support to women living in low-income circumstances in the Annapolis Valley. Dr. Frank is a steering committee member of Campaign 2000.