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  • 1,100+ people temporarily housed on one-night
    On a single night in February, 1,167 people sought shelter in temporary accommodations – including 116 children. This number is largely unchanged since 2011. The reality is that this point-in time facility count is more reflective of the number of beds available than the number of people experiencing homelessness. It is an underestimate of people in […] […]
  • Affordable Housing: Not in my back yard?
    We hear it all the time: “I support the idea of affordable housing, but just not in this neighbourhood.” This sentiment is commonly referred to as Not In My Back Yard or ‘NIMBY’ and is one of the most significant challenges that we face in gaining community support – a vital piece of receiving municipal […] […]
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