This research report concerns the Gorzów Wielkopolski social structure aspects. It gives information pertinent to poverty line in Gorzów and proportion of unemployed, disabled and the poor. The report was set out on local conference in Gorzów and brought about great surprise in local newspapers and community. It points out deep rooted poverty among Gorzów population and poverty of local budget, which haven't any financial resources for unravelling these social problems. Many other social problems are in strong correlation with the poverty. Particularly a great rental debt of the unemployed and the poor, inequality of financial revenues and life chances or breaking the law to subsistence in institutions of National Health Care Fund. The author points out the necessity to rethink local social policy and set out new active action for locality development. The active social policy implementation is to be concomitant with civil society actions because people in local community are in large measure weeded out from social and political life.
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