Canadian Housing First Toolkit Transferred to CAEH from Mental Health Commission of Canada
April 24, 2018

The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) today transferred the Canadian Housing First Toolkit to the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness (CAEH) who relaunched the site this morning with an updated, user friendly design. This valuable online resource helps organizations and communities across Canada plan, implement, evaluate and sustain Housing First programs.  The toolkit also includes videos and external links to online resources.

A Solid Foundation for Ending Homelessness: Reflections on the National Housing Strategy
April 25, 2017

The federal government released their long awaited National Housing Strategy (NHS) yesterday. Here’s my take on the strategy and what it means for ending homelessness in Canada.

Housing Homeless Cheaper, More Effective Than Status Quo: study
March 26, 2017

The study by Stephen Gaetz, director of the Canadian Homelessness Research Network, pulls together research from across Canada and the United States, which suggests it’s far cheaper to give a homeless person a place to live than to provide a patchwork of emergency services.