Homelessness

July 5, 2004
A forum which occured in Saskatchewan discussed the issue of homelessness. ALthough not everyone in the province is aware, many people in Saskatchewan find themselves homeless every year. The...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Saskatchewan
July 5, 2004
A collaborative effort among friends, The Homeless Memorial is "dedicated to the memory of homeless people who have died homeless. Inadequate housing is not just a political problem, it is a human...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, Ontario
May 3, 2004
A homeless count in Winnipeg illustrated that the majority of the city's homeless were aboriginal. Anti-poverty activists and first nations leaders say that the federal government is largely...
Keywords: Article , Aboriginal and First Nations, Homelessness, News, Manitoba
April 30, 2004
A new National Anti-Poverty Organization (NAPO) report (in PDF)(Link removed - No longer exists) on women who are homeless is based on interviews with 46 women who self-identified as homeless in...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Women, All of Canada
April 30, 2004
Homeless women in Toronto are dying at 10 times the rate of other women between 18 and 44, according to a study in Canadian Medical Association Journal. "Homeless people are at high risk for illness...
Keywords: Article , Health, Homelessness, News, Ontario
April 30, 2004
A new National Anti-Poverty Organization (NAPO) report (in PDF)(Link removed - No longer exists) on women who are homeless is based on interviews with 46 women who self-identified as homeless in...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Women, All of Canada
March 14, 2004
Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM) Planning and Development department has recently instituted a webpage devoted to housing and homelessness in the Halifax area. The 89 page report The Portrait of...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Nova Scotia
January 11, 2004
In December 2000, the Seniors Housing Information Program (SHIP) received funding to research the emergency shelter and services needs of seniors and older adults living outside of the Downtown...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, Seniors and Elders, British Columbia
November 23, 2003
Blogs are an online diary of sorts. TheHomelessGuy.net attempts "to relate to you the realities of homelessness. But there is certainly more to a homeless person than being homeless, and this may be...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, United States
November 21, 2003
"Feds, provinces, territories fail to meet commitments as nation-wide affordable housing crisis grows worse" say the National Housing and Homelessness Network's recent report card. Three key demands...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, News, All of Canada
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