Homeless Hub Newsletter June 13, 2019 (Webinar, Tools, Articles, and more!)

By |2019-06-13T16:31:37-05:00June 13th, 2019|

What’s the Future of Homelessness Prevention? Adapting the Welsh “Duty to Assist” for Canada Stephen Gaetz, Melanie Redman / Canadian Observatory on Homelessness, A Way Home Canada At the heart of Wales' groundbreaking homelessness prevention strategy is Duty to Assist, a legal duty requiring municipal authorities to assist anyone at risk of or experiencing homelessness. This [...]

WORKSHOP: Music Based Interventions for Trauma Work – Barrie, ON

By |2019-06-11T12:41:48-05:00June 11th, 2019|

Music Based Interventions for Trauma Work The Huronia Highlands branch of the Ontario Association of Social Workers is pleased to announce: “Music-Based Interventions for Trauma Work” with Aksana Kavaliova-Moussi, a Canadian certified music therapist (MTA-Accredited Music Therapist). Date: Monday June 17th 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Suite Success (411 Huronia Rd, Barrie). Anyone who [...]

JOB: Adult Case Manager- Individualized Funding Support in Barrie, ON

By |2019-06-11T12:18:17-05:00June 11th, 2019|

JOB POSTING – COMPETITION #299-2019-20 Full-Time 35 hours/week; One Year Contract POSITION: Adult Case Manager- Individualized Funding Support LOCATION: Barrie and throughout Simcoe County PURPOSE OF POSITION This is a specialized case management function that supports the implementation of MCSS funded service plans for adults who reside in a residential setting on a fee for [...]

JOB: Connected Core Project Independent Contractor – Barrie, ON

By |2019-06-11T12:06:10-05:00June 11th, 2019|

Request for Proposals Connected Core Project Independent Contractor Applications accepted until 5:00 pm, Friday June 14, 2019 Terms: Six month contract, 35 hours/week @ $30/hour, renewal potential Location: Barrie, ON (only local travel required) Community Connection on behalf of the Connected Core Project and their partnerships with the City of Barrie, Royal Victoria Regional Health [...]

Homeless Hub Newletter – May 30th

By |2019-06-01T11:36:18-05:00June 1st, 2019|

The Case for Chronic Homelessness Prevention Alina Turner / Turner Strategies, HelpSeeker.org, University of Calgary  This just in! A new study found that matching people experiencing high-acuity, chronic homelessness with prevention programming produces the best long-term outcomes. This week's Research Matters blog covers why this matters and offers questions about developing Chronic Homelessness Prevention programming. Read the full study: Allocating [...]

Ontario Municipal Social Services Association (OMSSA) Mental Health Forum on June 13-14, 2019

By |2019-06-01T11:25:46-05:00June 1st, 2019|

The Ontario Municipal Social Services Association (OMSSA)  is hosting its 2019 Mental Health Forum on June 13-14 at the Holiday Inn International Airport Hotel in Toronto. Join us for a two-day, cross-sectoral forum that highlights best practices leading to positive outcomes, and equips managers and frontline staff with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to assist individuals living with [...]