The University of Guelph’s School of Environmental Design and Rural Development recently released a research report “Help Wanted: Precarious Employment in Rural Ontario.” As part of the research, interviews were conducted with key individuals across Ontario, including the Director of Community Services. The report suggests a number of ways to address precarious employment including the creation of a streamlined hiring process and providing community incentives to attract skilled workers to rural areas.

Read the full report and find out more about precarious employment in rural Ontario.