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National Roll-Out Plans of the Homeless Individuals and Families Information System Initiative
National Task Force
This project was funded by the AIDS Prevention and Community Action Programme under the National AIDS Strategy, in collaboration with Canada's Drug Strategy, Health Canada
National Aboriginal Housing Association, Steve Pomeroy
The housing conditions in Aboriginal communities have been well documented and compared to third world conditions. This focuses almost exclusively on Aboriginal housing on Reserve; lesswell known is the reality that almost three-quarters (73%) of...
Ontario’s Advocate for Children and Youth's special report by First Nations youth urges local, provincial, federal and First Nations leadership to partner with them to create safer, healthier communities for northern remote and fly ‐ in First...
This plan was developed through an extensive process of community engagement by Dignity for All and presents the key planks of an anti-poverty plan that will make a meaningful difference in the lives of low-income people living in Canada, achieving...
There are four main components of the planning team that you will want to consider: note, that you may have all of these roles or a combination thereof depending on local context and resources.  Figure 4: Planning Team Media Folder: Media Root  1....
As you work through the data you gathered from your research and consultation process, consider emerging themes that are common throughout the material and examine these against the aforementioned priority areas. There may be variations on the...
National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH)
This report provides an extensive discussion of the RHISCO Project, the issue of rural homelessness, and the nature of the participating counties, and also highlights the cross cutting findings, promising practices, and challenges and opportunities...
Center of Mental Health Services Research and Policy
The purpose of this initiative was to plan and convene a consensus meeting on December 8, 2005 to identify model approaches to individualized, person/family-directed planning. The initiative targeted approaches that facilitate recovery and...
This report advocates a long term funding framework together with a comprehensive national strategy focusing on eliminating chronic homelessness and significantly reducing the housing need problem that confronts one in every six (1.4 million)...
Successful efforts to reduce and end homelessness require solid and consistent data at the local, regional and national levels.  A standard methodology, with local flexibility, ensures accuracy and comparability of data across communities. Over time...
Alberta Health Services
For the last several years, countries around the world, including Canada, have been planning for the potential impact and required response to global diseases and pandemic infections. The appearance of Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 has escalated these...
Lisa Brownstone
In 1999 the Government of Canada initiated the “National Homelessness Initiative” (NHI) a three-year strategy to combat homelessness across Canada. The Mayor of Regina appointed a 13-member Supporting Communities Partnership Initiative committee (...
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness has developed a multistage guide to building and developing on community planning to end homelessness in America. While putting an end to homelessness remains a national goal in the United States...