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Thursday, April 11, 2019 GENEVA PARK 6604 Rama Road Orillia, ON An educational conference for mental health professionals, consumers, family members, police, teachers, emergency service workers and anyone else interested in suicide prevention. EARLY BIRD [...]

Homeless Hub Newsletter!

To view the full newsletter, please click here! Housing Options for Vulnerable Youth and Young Adults in B.C.:Anointing Momoh et al. / BC Housing Research CentreA report examining five housing models for six subpopulations of [...]

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Making The Shift: Youth Homelessness Social Innovation Lab

Introducing the Making the Shift (MtS) Youth Homelessness Social Innovation Lab! Today, the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness is excited to celebrate the launch of the Making the Shift (MtS) Youth Homelessness Social Innovation Lab, co-led with our partner A [...]

Homeless Hub Newsletter

Phase One of Making the Shift Youth Homelessness Demonstration Lab Extended In 2017, A Way Home Canada and the COH partnered with local service providers through Making the Shift Youth Homelessness Demonstration Lab(MtS DEMS), to implement three demonstration projects at 12 sites [...]

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