Homeless Hub (@homelesshub )

Homeless Hub

Bio We curate & publish open-access (free) research, resources and training for the #homelessness sector.
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iPhone : An excellent example of how to shift housing and homelessness plans to centre on the knowledge and expertise of individuals with lived experience! twitter.com/CAEHomelessnes…

Hootsuite Inc. : NEW RESOURCE: New report from Chapin Hall explores #rural #homelessness. A key finding: the invisibility of rural homelessness, lack of awareness, stigma & distrust of public systems make it challenging to identify rural youth in need of support: bit.ly/34iAyOy

Hootsuite Inc. : Virtual care during the #COVID-19 pandemic is a useful tool to aid in the care of homeless youth. Homeless Hub lists the following as some of the most promising uses being:
Youth-focused webinars
Drop-in video calls
and more...
Learn more at: ow.ly/dxxr50BY9cH

Hootsuite Inc. : In order to stem the possibility of a rise in #homelessness as a result of the economic downturn, senior orders of government must act boldly. ow.ly/l9ee50BWVvs #cdnpoli #bcvotes2020 Homeless Hub

Hootsuite Inc. : Discovered the other day that many rental agencies now require first & last month rent up front w/ application for rental (not signing of lease, just requesting viewing). Yet another barrier to #HousingForAll. How is this ok? Homeless Hub

Twitter Web App : New research & resources this week!
• Transforming 🇨🇦s response to #youthhomelessness
• #WomensHomelessness & mental health
• Canadas score on child wellbeing & what it means for #youthhomelessness prevention
• & more!

SEE IT ALL HERE: bit.ly/35ouzXR

Hootsuite Inc. : "The group argued that evictions from encampments during the pandemic violated their rights, while the city argued the Charter of Rights and Freedoms doesn't entitle members of the group to live in parks." But what about the #Right2Housing??

Hootsuite Inc. : In Canada, the risk of #housing precarity is significantly higher for women than it is for men. This report helps explain the systems & policies that create this inequality & the opportunities that exist to change them. READ IT HERE: bit.ly/3gfXcKt

Twitter Web App : The Canadian Shelter Transformation Network webinar on Harm Reduction and Housing Focused Shelter, is *tomorrow* October 22 at 1 pm EST/11 am MST.

Register here:

Then join me at 3 pm EST/1 pm MST for the Fall Innovation Event: showpass.com/innovation-ada…

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Twitter Web App : Tomorrow at 12PM EST, IGH is hosting a session titled: Leave No One Behind: Ending Youth Global Homelessness in the Decade of Action. Check it out! One of our own, Orpah Cundangan is presenting. Free registration: bit.ly/2IvbjjT

Hootsuite Inc. : While the word #prevention is used often in 🇨🇦 to discuss responses to #youthhomelessness, there is little evidence that much is actually be done to prevent it. Whats needed is a clear DEFINITION of WHAT homelessness PREVENTION IS. Check out ours here → bit.ly/3mdnKiv

Hootsuite Inc. : Poverty is a leading cause of #homelessness. So to help folks access research about the causes, impacts, policies, and best practices in poverty #prevention & reduction, the Poverty Institute created the Poverty Hub! Find it on the Homeless Hub here: homelesshub.ca/povertyhub

Hootsuite Inc. : Check out the report by #EYHC Don’t Let Me Fall Through the Cracks shared by Homeless Hub. 📒

The report highlights the voices of youth from care experiencing homelessness in Wales, & offers 13 recommendations to reform the system. ☑️

More info 👉 bit.ly/2SWWiJr

Hootsuite Inc. : The HOP-C Guide has not only been developed for #youth with experiences of #homelessness, but it has been designed with a focus on ending the cycle back into homelessness for #Indigenous youth. See examples of their northern program here: bit.ly/31riobz

Hootsuite Inc. : The Family and Natural Supports Framework is a guide for individuals, organizations, and policy makers interested in shifting to a prevention approach to #youthhomelessness.

Here are 3 things you can do to get started: bit.ly/3jXTJCj

Twitter Web App : 📣 Dont miss the upcoming Harm Reduction and Housing Focused Shelter webinar with the Canadian Transformation Shelter Network!

Join us on Oct. 22 at 1 p.m. EST: ed.gr/cw8vf

Twitter Web App : Homelessness is the result, not the cause of breakdowns in social systems.

As long as our public systems continue to fail our most vulnerable, people will continue to experience homelessness #wecanendit