Community Planning Workspace on HomelessnessA Way Home Canada - Community Engagement: Spotlight on Rural and Remote Youth 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 McKitterickWed, 17 Oct 2018 16:53:10 -0400 Homelessness Community Planning Webinar 7: Introducing New Protection Services for 16-17 Year Old Youth in Ontario: Impacts and Opportunities for Youth Service Providers<div><p><strong>Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from <abbr title="2017-12-13T13:00:00+00:00">1:00 PM</abbr>- <abbr title="2017-12-13T14:30:00+00:00">2:30 PM EST</abbr></strong><br> <br> On January 1st, 2018 Ontario will increase the age of protection to include all children under the age of 18 years. By increasing the age of protection, 16- and 17-year-olds who are in need of protection will be eligible for the full range of child protection services, which will give them…</p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickWed, 06 Dec 2017 09:01:45 -0500 - Canada’s first tool for assessing youths’ risk of homelessness and identifying needed supports<div><p>Youth homelessness is distinct from adult homelessness in terms of its causes and consequences, and also in how we must consider and apply interventions. As outlined in the Canadian Definition of Youth Homelessness, youth-based strategies and interventions addressing the needs of young people between 13-24 must be distinct from those developed for…</p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickWed, 20 Sep 2017 14:53:03 -0400 Consent for Unaccompanied Youth (Minors)<div><p>In today's <strong>A Way Home</strong> webinar on D<strong>ata Management &amp; Measuring Progress</strong>, a question was raised re: the ability of an agency to collect and input data into HMIS, and then share this information with other agencies as appropriate from unaccompanied minors. The key issue raised being that without parental/guardian consent, such collection and…</p></div>Alina TurnerWed, 12 Jul 2017 21:05:09 -0400 Homelessness Community Planning Research Webinar Recording Now Available<div><p>If you missed it, the recording of the latest webinar in our series is now on the A Way Home Website!</p> <p>Measuring an End to Youth Homelessness, Understanding Research and Enumeration.</p> <p>Visit  <a href=""></a> and scroll to find all the recordings of our past webinars.  </p> <p>Or check out our Youtube channel <a href="">http://awayho…</a></p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickMon, 10 Jul 2017 12:20:29 -0400 for Youth Homelessness Community Planning Webinar #3<div><p>Part of A Way Home Canada's year long webinar series on Youth Homelessness Community Planning, Webinar 3 is for Ontario Service Managers and their community partners.</p> <p>In partnership with OMSSA and particular interest for Ontario,<em><strong> this webinar will also be useful for community leaders and partners across Canada seeking new strategies and tools to…</strong></em></p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickThu, 16 Mar 2017 11:49:24 -0400 for Youth Homelessness Community Planning Webinar #2 !!!<div><p>Webinar #2 of our Youth Homelessness Community Planning Webinar Series will occur tomorrow February 28th at 1 pm EST. You can register here.</p> <p><a href=""></a></p> <p>Event Description</p> <p><em>Webinar 2 – Collective Impact and Youth Homelessness Community Planning</em></p> <p>M…</p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickMon, 27 Feb 2017 09:54:28 -0500 Homelessness Community Planning 101 Webinar Recording Available<div><p>Recording of the first webinar in A Way Home Canada's Youth Homelessness Community Planning Webinar series is now available though this link. </p> <p><a href=""></a><strong><a href=""></a></strong></p> <p>Note that this is the first in a series of webinars designed to provide guidance on the fundamentals for strong community planning practice over the 2017…</p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickMon, 06 Feb 2017 14:10:21 -0500 Homelessness Community Planning Sessions at CAEH16<div><p>Are you interested in or conducting youth homelessness community planning? Are you attending the CAEH16 Conference in London Ontario Nov 2 to 4? </p> <p>There are two sessions that focus on Youth Homelessness Community Planning. <a href=""></a></p> <p><br></p> <p><strong>AWH3: Communities leading change: case…</strong></p></div>Mary-Jane McKitterickThu, 27 Oct 2016 11:08:27 -0400 Me (Us) Anything – Youth Homelessness Community Planning with Alina Turner and Mary-Jane McKitterick from A Way Home Canada<div><p><strong>Ask us about Youth Homelessness Community Planning!</strong></p> <p>Is your community developing a plan to prevent, reduce and end youth homelessness? Do you have questions that you’d like answered? A Way Home is providing their expertise during this 1-hour live online discussion. Join Alina Turner and Mary-Jane McKitterick on September 27th at 1PM (ET) and ask…</p></div>Moderator/ ModérateurTue, 20 Sep 2016 10:54:31 -0400