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Nancy Hirschinger, Mary Sammel, Donald Schwarz, C Brensinger, J Santanna, RA Lowe, E Anderson, LM Shaw, CA Bethel, L. Teeple
Abstract BACKGROUND: Although the rate of death from injuries due to violent acts is much higher among black women than among white women in the United States, little is known about the nature and correlates of violent injuries...
Homeless women in Delhi face acts of violence on a daily basis, including verbal, physical and sexual abuse, and economic and social exploitation, which severely affects their mental and physical health. The media, however, seldom report such...
In following the Foyer’s Hub and Spoke model, both Covenant House Toronto (CHT) and Covenant House Vancouver (CHV) have developed different forms of transitional housing (besides their onsite Rights of Passage Program). Both agencies have a...
2. Target investments to chronically and episodically homeless people The NDP says it will prioritize “housing for the most vulnerable in our society” but that this prioritization will be developed according to consultations with local communities....
The high rate of Aboriginal homelessness across Canada can also be traced to the present-day marginalization of Aboriginal Peoples in political and social structures. There are multiple pathways into homelessness for Aboriginal Peoples. Aboriginal...
Randall Akee, Donna Feir
In this paper we use confidential-use Census and administrative data to produce the first national estimates of excess mortality, institutionalization and homelessness for the largest Indigenous population in Canada from the ages of 5 to 64. We...