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In 2011, the St. John’s Community Advisory Board on Homelessness (CAB) celebrated ten years of collaboration in implementing its Community Plan to address homelessness in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. The CAB wanted to examine the depth and...
Highlights from the Community Development Survey A. Planning and Decision Making All survey respondents (100%) were in agreement (either agree or strongly agree) with the statement: In my community, we have...
Joe Hatch
The Lived Experience Circle (LEC) was formed in 2010 as an advisory group to the Winnipeg site of the At Home/Chez Soi study. At Home/Chez Soi is a study on homelessness and mental illness, and is the largest of its kind ever undertaken world-wide....
Rebecca Schiff, Jeannette Waegemakers Schiff
Over the past decade, most major Canadian municipalities have been involved in the development of formalized systems-level collaborative approaches to addressing homelessness and housing issues. The implementation of such approaches has been...
Housing and its impact on population health is a topic of strategic relevance identified by the Strategic Advisory Committee (SAC) of the Toronto Central LHIN (see Appendix A for membership list). Housing instability and homelessness lead to poor...
This second PEI Report on Homelessness is published by the PEI Community Advisory Committee on Homelessness, an interagency committee representing non-profit and public sector agencies that work with the homeless population or those at risk of...
This third PEI Report on Homelessness is published by the PEI Community Advisory Committee on Homelessness, an interagency committee representing non-profit and public sector agencies that work with the homeless population and those at risk of...
Mark Williams, Jeff Wingard, Scott Neigh, Raj Hathiramani, Suzanne Brown
The alarm has been sounded, the flags have been raised, national disasters have been declared, yet the crisis of homelessness has deepened and become more firmly entrenched in our communities and in our psyches. Since 1998, the Regional Advisory...
This third PEI Report on Homelessness is published by the PEI Community Advisory Committee on Homelessness, an interagency committee representing non-profit and public sector agencies that work with the homeless population and those at risk of...
The Canadian Observatory on Homelessness (COH) has developed a definition and typology of homelessness intended to improve understanding, measurement and responses to homelessness in Canada by providing a common ‘language’ for addressing this...
EveryOne’s Home Advisory Committee Chair
Homelessness is a complex issue that affects many people at different points in their lives. Every night there are homeless individuals and families in Red Deer. They stay in shelters, sleep outside, temporarily stay with friends and live in cars -...
Shahid Alvi, Hannah Scott, Wendy Stanyon
Durham Region's study of statistics and personal stories from homeless individuals and those who are at risk for becoming homeless in their community. This report presents quantitative and qualitative information collected from a study of...
FEANTSA
The impact of the global financial crisis on the extent and experience of homelessness was the broad theme of the 9th annual research conference of the European Observatory on Homelessness, held in Warsaw on the 19th of September 2014. A selection...
This appendix provides an overview of potential measures to advance solutions to end youth homelessness in Ontario and the role Service Managers play in the housing and homelessness system, which often intersects with other provincially funded and...
Introduction Background On March 1, 2009 the Victoria Steering Committee on Homelessness (VSCH) and the Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness (Coalition) merged. As the VSCH acted in the capacity of the Community Advisory...