Homelessness

May 4, 2006
The City of Toronto held a "Street Needs Assessment" on April 19th. The Toronto Disaster Relief Committee (TDRC) has a long history of being opposed to this method of counting homeless people. In the...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Ontario
May 4, 2006
The City of Toronto held a "Street Needs Assessment" on April 19th. The Toronto Disaster Relief Committee (TDRC) has a long history of being opposed to this method of counting homeless people. In the...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Ontario
April 1, 2006
Only slight progress was made according to the Second Report Card released by the Alliance to End Homelessness (in PDF). A page of the report's hightlights (in PDF) is also available to be downloaded...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, All of Canada
April 1, 2006
The March 2006 issue of Housing Again features: The Housing Agenda - Post Election and also looks at issues related to homeless youth.
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, Housing, News, All of Canada
April 1, 2006
Alberta's Reverend Hutchison called on the Federal government to provide housing for aboriginal peoples. He sees housing creation as a way to put an end to homelessness, however, an editorialist...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, Indigenous, News, All of Canada
April 1, 2006
Homeless woman's resue from garbage truck highlighted the scale of homelessness in Surrey. Following the event, Surrey mayor increased efforts to decrease homelessness and poverty.
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, British Columbia
April 1, 2006
Many of Japan's homeless construct their own transportable houses. Thet are simple, elegant and inspired by the zen Buddhist tradition. They have begun to be appreciated as art, being photographed...
Keywords: Article , Art and Culture, Homelessness, News, International
February 11, 2006
The lack of resources to help Nunavut's homeless, in particular its homeless women, has driven a homeless woman to organize a protest. She hopes to inform both government and the public about the...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Women, Nunavut
January 8, 2006
Based on a report of the November 2005 homeless count this 9 page report A Profile of Nanaimo's Homelessness Population (in PDF) profiles the homeless population in Nanaimo, BC.
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, British Columbia
November 7, 2005
"Hard Night Out," an event organized by Manitoba's Harm Reduction Network, was an opportunity for community leaders to get a taste of the stigma and difficulties suffered by the homeless. The event...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Manitoba
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