Ending Homelessness by 2030 – Homeless Hub Newsletter July 2020

By |2020-07-16T15:05:41-05:00July 16th, 2020|

Recovery for All: Proposals to Strengthen the National Housing Strategy and End Homelessness Steve Pomeroy / Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness  This NEW report details an affordable, achievable path to prevent and end homelessness by 2030. It presents a 6-point plan to leverage Canada's COVID-19 recovery, and strengthen the National Housing Strategy to ensure housing for all. Read the Report [...]

Youth Homelessness, Mental Health & Substance Use During COVID-19

By |2020-07-06T10:29:28-05:00July 6th, 2020|

Youth Homelessness: Mental Health and Substance Use During COVID-19 Naomi Thulien et al. / Lived Experience Lab, A Way Home Canada, Covenant House How has COVID-19 impacted mental health and substance use patterns of youth who have experienced homelessness? This report synthesizes real-world knowledge on promising mental health and substance use practices for front-line providers. Read this blog [...]

By |2020-07-06T10:24:44-05:00July 6th, 2020|

"Transforming and moving organizations towards structural and systemic change is a process, and this is one small change that we hope will contribute to and build a foundation for a safer and more just future for gender-diverse communities, foster relationship building and strengthen intersectional feminist movements"- Learn More About OAITH's Statement here. Transition House Association of [...]

COVID-19 Virtual Toolkit – Weekly Update June 2020

By |2020-06-10T11:31:58-05:00June 10th, 2020|

Full COVID-19 Toolkit Weekly Update In an effort to ensure that everyone has access to current and relevant information during these unprecedented times, we will continue to update the NSMHPCN COVID-19 Toolkit. Please find below this weeks updates: Palliative Nursing Support Line The Palliative Nursing Support Line is designed to assist health care providers [...]

Prevention & Youth Reconnect | Laws & Homelessness | Harm Reduction | BIPOC

By |2020-06-10T11:27:02-05:00June 10th, 2020|

NEW Webinar: Practicing Prevention with Youth Reconnect A Way Home Canada, Canadian Observatory on Homelessness COMING SOON: We're excited to announce the upcoming launch of the Youth Reconnect (YR) Program Model Guide! Youth Reconnect is an early-intervention and homelessness prevention program that supports youth to stay connected to their family, school, and community. We're hosting a webinar [...]

Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka – Child Life Support

By |2020-06-10T11:21:45-05:00June 10th, 2020|

Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka Overview of Programs including 1:1 Child Life sessions for children and youth touched by cancer. Child Life sessions focus on providing developmentally appropriate support through play-based and expressive/therapeutic activities. Sessions are catered to each child/family and aim to promote understanding and coping with cancer, treatment, death, feelings, changes, separation from [...]

COVID-19 Virtual Toolkit – Weekly Update (NSMHPCN)

By |2020-04-16T16:55:14-05:00April 16th, 2020|

COVID-19 Toolkit - Weekly Update   In an effort to ensure that everyone has access to current and relevant information during these unprecedented times, we will continue to update the NSMHPCN COVID-19 Toolkit. Weekly updates, including links to items that were updated, will be sent out on via email.   Please find below this weeks [...]

Homeless Hub Newsletter Mar. 2020 – Coronavirus

By |2020-03-27T11:47:28-05:00March 27th, 2020|

COVID-19 Response Framework for People Experiencing Homelessness Andrew J. Bond / Canadian Network for the Health and Housing of People Experiencing Homelessness Developed by health professionals, shelter and housing leaders, and community support agencies, this framework provides practical guidance to reduce the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the homeless population. Access the Framework Guidance for [...]

OAITH March 2020 Newsletter: Coronavirus

By |2020-03-27T11:43:18-05:00March 27th, 2020|

Whats New? On Tuesday, March 17th, 2020 OAITH issued a press release which highlights the impact of COVID-19 on women’s shelters in Ontario. “Amidst the current pandemic of COVID-19, VAW Shelters in Ontario are also responding to the existing Gender-Based Violence Pandemic. We know that survivors of gender-based violence are most at-risk of violence in [...]

Family Matters E-Notice 2020

By |2020-01-08T14:37:29-05:00January 8th, 2020|

Hello everyone and Happy New Year! The next family education program is now open to sign-up for. Information about dates, time and location are all listed in the poster below. To sign-up and reserve your spot, Email Tara Maxwell tmaxwell@cmhastarttalking.ca You will receive an email in return confirming your spot. Space is limited, if spots [...]

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