Category Archives: Housing

Hockey Helps the Homeless

January 22, 2021. If you have any involvement or interest in hockey, please explore how sport can assist in the area of homelessness. Get involved raising funds or otherwise participating in this event set for January 22, 2021 at the Seven Oaks Arena. https://secure2.convio.net/hhth/site/TR;jsessionid=00000000.app20114b?fr_id=1405&pg=entry&NONCE_TOKEN=0FA2E7334F366A6166E97B887F4C8E92

Homeless Hub – 12 case studies

Promising Practices: 12 Case Studies in Supportive Housing for People with Mental Health and Addiction Issues  Zahir Din; Lynette Katsivo; Joshua Murray; Jessica Petrillo; Greg Suttor ACCESS THIS RESOURCE To showcase the expertise in the sector, and to help support implementation of new supportive housing, Addictions and Mental Health Ontario (AMHO), Canadian Mental Health Association, […]

NZ efforts on homelessness

The government of New Zealand wants to end homelessness in that country’s capital city through a pilot that aims to get more than 400 people off the streets of Auckland. It has teamed up with Auckland Council and community social housing providers on a two-year pilot that has the lofty goal of ending homelessness in […]

National Housing strategy

Finally a National Housing Strategy Increasingly, those involved in improving the future of our society are identifying housing as a key issue. Solving problems in each local area is perhaps less efficient and less effective than addressing the problem with a strategy and some solutions that can be applied across the country. The Social Planning […]

Gardening

| | Posted in Environment, Housing, news

This is a good article and a short one in Positive.News, about Ron Finley, a guerilla gardener in Los Angeles. https://goo.gl/xtWsVn You may have already seen the 11-minute TED Talk he did, if not I highly recommend it and it can be found here [3 million views]: https://www.ted.com/talks/ron_finley_a_guerilla_gardener_in_south_central_la Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South […]