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FTMs and Homelessness in the City of Toronto – Research Report

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Homeless Female-to-Male (FTM) Transgender/Transsexual people have unique needs in the Toronto shelter system, but a failure to respond to these needs at both Continue Reading…

Cut to housing benefits will affect the health of the homeless, women, children, and people with disabilities

In the 2012 Ontario budget, the government announced that it was eliminating the Community Start-Up and Maintenance Benefit (CSUMB). The CSUMB helps people Continue Reading…

Counting down to the end of the Community Start-Up and Maintenance Benefit: there’s still time for Ontario to avoid a crisis

We’re now less than two weeks away from the Government of Ontario terminating the Community Start-Up and Maintenance Benefit (CSUMB) and an impending and Continue Reading…

Great holiday news as Ontario steps up with transitional funding for housing and homelessness supports

The Ontario government announced today that it would provide transitional funding of $42 million in 2013-14 for municipalities to develop and implement their Continue Reading…

Poverty is a health issue: it’s time to address housing and homelessness

Housing insecurity and homelessness have significant health impacts. The poorest neighbourhoods have the worst quality housing and the worst health profiles. Continue Reading…

Feds confirm three-year homeless funding extension; freeze dollars at 1999 level

The federal government has officially confirmed $134.8m annual funding for the national homelessness program over the next three years. In September of 2008, Continue Reading…

Margaret's House in Dartmouth – sadly, business is booming

Many visitors to Halifax don't bother to hop across the harbour to Dartmouth (the "poor sister" to Halifax). Fewer still wander up the hill from the ferry Continue Reading…

UN to Canada: Take action on housing, homelessness!

Canada has received both a sharp reprimand and a strong call to action in the preliminary observations of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Continue Reading…

End homelessness in Canada in ten years: First glimpse at plans for powerful new national voice

Plans are underway for a powerful new national voice in Canada to end homelessness. Tim Richter from the Calgary Homeless Foundation recently delivered a Continue Reading…

Taking action on homelessness

It's a short, three-block walk from the downtown Toronto studios of CBC Radio to the St. Patrick subway station (at King and University). After being a guest on Continue Reading…