General Discussion Workspace on Homelessnessplanning death and after care for homeless populations<div><p>Hello,</p><p><br></p><p>I am a nurse working in downtown Toronto with homeless and marginalized populations.  We have notice a gap in care for people who are connected to our community care who are dying or have died and who are not in contact with their families at home.  Once a person has died the family is contacted, and they often don't know the wishes of our…</p></div>Tanja FutterTue, 29 Jan 2019 11:18:24 -0500 Way Home Canada: Spotlight on Rural and Remote Homelessness<div><p>This year after the <a data-mce-href="" href="" target="_blank">Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness Conference in Hamilton Ontario</a>, join A Way Home Canada as we shine the spotlight on the issue of youth homelessness in rural and remote communities. This will be a post conference session held after the closing ceremonies on the final day. </p><p><br></p><p>Join A Way Home Canada and partners, in a…</p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickThu, 18 Oct 2018 14:08:22 -0400 Solutions Evaluation Consultation Giveaway<div><p><strong>Have you heard of the Hub Solutions Evaluation Consultation Giveaway?</strong></p><p>Hub Solutions, the social enterprise of the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness, is giving away a FREE Program Evaluation Consultation with the goal of supporting the homelessness sector’s capacity and efforts to end and prevent homelessness.</p><p><strong>Here's How the GIVEAWAY Works</strong></p> <ol> <li>Your…</li></ol></div>Moderator/ ModérateurMon, 01 Oct 2018 12:33:12 -0400 and Remote Youth Homelessness - Towards A Unified Approach<div><table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td valign="top"> <p dir="ltr"><a href="" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">REGISTER</a></p> A Way Home Canada - Webinar<br><br>Like adult homelessness, youth homelessness is still viewed as a largely urban issue resulting in few or ineffective rural resources to address the issue. Innovation and creativity are priorities for all communities but it is particularly important in rural and remote communities.<br><br>Highlighting solutions…</td></tr></tbody></table></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickTue, 18 Sep 2018 13:37:03 -0400"Spotlight on Rural and Remote Youth Homelessness"<div><h2>A Way Home Canada Welcomes You to a Post CAEH Conference Engagement Session </h2> <h2><strong>When - November 7, 2018, 1:30 pm to 3 pm<br>Where</strong> - Hamilton Convention Centre</h2> <p><strong>Public Event </strong>- Open to CAEH 2018 Conference participants and the general public, No cost.</p><p>For conference participants please register for this event when you register for the CAEH Conference.</p><p><strong>NOTE </strong>-…</p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickTue, 04 Sep 2018 10:46:53 -0400 Assessment Forms<div><p>Hi,</p><p>Does anyone have any tools for doing an intake assessment to a drop-in centre for homeless individuals that uses an indigenous approach? We already use VI-SPDAT for assessing acuity when entering our transition programs (as well as those who come through housing first). I am looking for something that might be similar in nature to the London…</p></div>Brent RetzlaffFri, 25 May 2018 12:00:31 -0400 Training and Technical Assistance Program: Housing First Webinars for February<div><p>Please register for Community of Practice Webinar: CAEH Training and Technical Assistance Program</p> <p>We will be holding 2 webinars this month:</p> <p><strong><u>ONTARIO Region</u></strong><u> <strong>on Tuesday February 20<sup>th</sup> at 1pm Eastern Time</strong>:<br> <br></u> Registration URL: <a href="" target="_blank"></a><u><a href=""></a></u></p> <p><u> </u></p> <p><strong><u>Canada-Wide on Tuesday February 27<sup>th</sup> at 1pm Eastern Time</u></strong>:</p> <p>Re…</p></div>Michelle BilekThu, 01 Feb 2018 13:49:08 -0500 guide on how to use the Workspace<div><p>The <a href="" class=" WikiLinkType1">Tips &amp; Tricks section</a> provides step-by-step instructions on how to add a new discussion topic, update your profile, subscribe to content, send private messages and other helpful tips to get the most out of your Workspace experience.</p> <p>Looking to start a new discussion or ask a question? See the graphic below or visit the Tips &amp; Tricks…</p></div>Moderator/ ModérateurMon, 28 Aug 2017 21:00:00 -0400 organization where citizens can volunteer locally for the homeless<div><p><span dir="ltr">Hello,<br></span></p> <p><span dir="ltr">Does anybody know of a single organization where Canadians from all over the country can find an opportunity to volunteer locally to address homelessness?</span></p> <p><span dir="ltr">I have a website where I help people take action on different causes, including addressing homelessness. </span><span dir="ltr">I can only find sites that help for a given city/province. In the US, there is…</span></p></div>Amar KumarMon, 28 Aug 2017 13:02:20 -0400’s next for the Government of Canada’s Homelessness Partnering Strategy?<div><p><strong>What do you think is needed to prevent and reduce homelessness in Canada?</strong></p> <p>The Government of Canada’s<span> </span><a href="" target="_blank">Advisory Committee on Homelessness</a> has launched an online engagement process to inform the direction and<span> </span>redesign of Employment and Social Development Canada’s Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS).</p> <p>HPS currently provides funding to communities…</p></div>Canadian Observatory on HomelessnessTue, 15 Aug 2017 11:43:54 -0400