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Indigenous People Face ‘Abhorrent’ Housing Conditions In Canada: UN Report – HuffPost Canada

Shortages are so severe that some are forced to sleep in shifts, an expert says. A United Nations (UN) report is highlighting the role “abhorrent” housing conditions play in the poverty and exploitation that Indigenous people face in Canada and around the world. The report, presented to the UN General Assembly on Friday, examines the […]

by ahnationtalk on October 21, 20193 Views

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662 domestic homicides during 2010-2018: Canadian researchers, community collaborators launch study to learn from survivors and those left behind to enhance domestic homicide prevention

There have been at least 662 victims of domestic homicide in Canada since 2010 and the numbers continue to rise. On average, that’s well over 70 victims per year, according to a five-year, national initiative being led by researchers at Western University and the University of Guelph. Consistent with Statistics Canada figures and global estimates, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 26, 201939 Views

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Ontario Investing in Indigenous Supportive Housing in North Bay

Province helping Indigenous people with affordable housing and supports September 16, 2019 North Bay ― The Ontario government is investing over $2.5 million in the City of North Bay to give people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless the housing and support services they need. With the help of Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 201915 Views

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Cities to parties: Fill housing gaps for seniors, Indigenous people – CTV News

August 28, 2019 OTTAWA — Canada’s cities are asking federal parties to add more than $500 million a year to the national government’s decade-long housing strategy and fill gaps in the plan over its remaining eight years to make renting more affordable and keep people from going homeless. Among the requests from the Federation of […]

by ahnationtalk on August 28, 201914 Views

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Indigenous Homelessness funding stream

From: Employment and Social Development Canada Reaching Home’s Indigenous Homelessness stream provides funding to organizations that provide supports to meet the unique needs of First Nations, Inuit and Métis people who are experiencing or at risk of homelessness. The intent is that the funding be provided to Indigenous organizations located in urban centres. The program […]

by ahnationtalk on August 16, 201927 Views

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Homeless shelter in Kenora, Ont., to remain open until August 18 – CBC

Aug 13, 2019 Shelter is part of city’s Service Hub, which is closed for 45 days for safety, programming evaluation The homeless shelter in Kenora, Ont., will remain open for another week because of concerns for its most-vulnerable patrons, the social services board said Monday. The shelter is part of the city’s Service Hub operation, […]

by ahnationtalk on August 13, 201916 Views

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Home truths, Part 3: Is it too late to solve Kenora’s housing crisis? – TVO

The city has a housing shortfall of about 600 units, but new housing isn’t being built. Council is trying to encourage affordable development — but critics say it’s not enough Nan Normand, a community legal worker supporting low-income residents, knows one thing for certain: Kenora has a housing problem. She sees it every day at […]

by ahnationtalk on August 7, 201926 Views

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Community swings in support of Junot transitional housing project – Tbnewswatch.com

The Ontario Aboriginal Housing Services hosted the public meeting on Tuesday and welcomed overwhelming support of the controversial project THUNDER BAY – Public opinion of a controversial proposed transitional housing project that would be located on Junot Avenue has seemingly swung in favour of support after the third public meeting was held on Tuesday. Roughly […]

by ahnationtalk on August 2, 201928 Views

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Kenora Shelter Closure is a Social Emergency Requiring Partnership and Collective Leadership

August 1, 2019 Kenora — Ogichidaa Francis Kavanaugh, Grand Chief of Treaty #3 is calling for a meeting to bring together First Nations leaders and Kenora municipal leadership to renew relationships and collectively address present challenges. “There is a need to share ideas, break down misconceptions and collectively problem solve,” said Ogichidaa Kavanaugh. “There is […]

by ahnationtalk on August 1, 201919 Views

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Federal Government Makes it Easier for Middle Class Canadians to Buy their First Home

All Canadians deserve to have a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why the Government of Canada is introducing an innovative new tool to help middle class Canadians buy their first home. Today, Adam Vaughan, the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development announced the details of the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 25, 201929 Views

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