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Media Advisories and Releases:
2017

August 13, 2017 – Reality check: A snapshot on youth homelessness

March 22, 2017 – Coalition Welcomes Federal Investments in Housing and Homelessness Announced in Budget 2017

2016

September 6, 2016 – Coalition Releases Community Plan to Address Chronic Homelessness in the Region

May 26, 2016 – CRD, B.C. Government Build Alliance in Housing First Initiative

April 29, 2016 – PiTCountReport_Final

April 19, 2016 – Coalition Forms Priority One Task Force

February 11, 2016 – 2016 PiT Count

2015

December 18, 2015 – Greater Victoria Remembers Those Lost on Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day

December 3, 2015 – Coalition releases New Report on Housing and Supports

September 14, 2015 – Coalition Reports Out on Homelessness, Housing and Progress Made

April 24, 2015 – Coalition releases new plan to address chronic homelessness in Greater Victoria

April 15, 2015 – Aboriginal Coalition to end homelessness created

March 31, 2015 – Coalition study provides pathways out of youth homelessness

February 11, 2015 – Coalition Applauds Housing Trust Fund’s Affordable Housing Grants

January 26, 2015 – Fund to prevent homelessness grows

January 9, 2015 – Generous donation secures Streets to Homes

2014

October 17, 2014 – Coalition Applauds New Rent Supplements from Provincial and Federal Governments

October 16, 2014 – Families experiencing homelessness in Greater Victoria in a cycle of impossibility

October 10, 2014 –Homelessness Action Week 2014. Working together to end homelessness.

September 16, 2014 – Coalition shows patterns of homelessness in Greater Victoria

September 16, 2014 – 1,100+ people temporarily housed on one-night in Greater Victoria

September 15, 2014 – Coalition Reports Out on Homelessness, Housing and Progress Made

July 17, 2014 – Pacifica Housing and Coalition celebrate 120 individuals housed

April 16, 2014 – Coalition publishes Edition IV of the Street Survival Guide

April 14, 2014 – Coalition Surveys Greater Victoria on Attitude towards Homelessness

2013

December 17, 2013 – Greater Victoria Remembers Those Lost on Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day

October 17, 2013 – Donations still needed for Project Connect

October 11, 2013 – Homelessness Action Week 2013 highlights agencies working together to end homelessness

September 12, 2013 – Coalition Announces at AGM: New Report on Housing and Supports & two new projects on the PHPL

September 11, 2013 – Coalition Reports Out on Homelessness, Housing and Progress Made

September 9, 2013 – Coalition believes youth homelessness can be ended

September 6, 2013 – Coalition hosts Community Forum on Youth Homelessness

September 6, 2013 – Coalition says more housing needed to end homelessness

May 3, 2013 – All Candidates Meeting on Homelessness. Poverty & Harm Reduction, May 7

April 17, 2013 – All Candidates Meeting on Poverty & Homelessness, April 20

April 16, 2013 – Coalition publishes Edition II of the Street Survival Guide

April 10, 2013 – Coalition Surveys Greater Victoria on Attitudes towards Homelessness

March 11, 2013 – Province expands support to Streets to Homes

February 7, 2013 – Coalition creates Street Survival Guide

February 4, 2013 – Advisory: Coalition’s Street Survival Guide hits the streets

2012

November 19, 2012 – DSP’s All-Candidates Meeting on Homelessness, Poverty and Harm Reduction

November 9, 2012 – Coalition asks for Pledges to Turn Your Heat Off

October 17, 2012 – Coalition Holds Project Connect

October 16, 2012 – Coalition to hold Project Connect

October 10, 2012 – $1.8 Million Awarded to Hope Centre: A Coalition Housing Pipeline Project in Sooke

October 10, 2012 – The Hope Centre – Sooke (Backgrounder)

September 18, 2012 – Coalition Makes Announcements at AGM: Releases Housing Pipeline List & Report on Housing and Supports

September 17, 2012 – Advisory: Coalition Reports Out on the Quiet Crisis

August 29, 2012 – Coalition Calls for More Supported Youth Housing

March 22, 2012 – Homelessness Coalition Releases Community Plan and Housing Procurement Plan

2011

November 17, 2011 – Streets to Homes Finds—and Retains—Homes for Greater Victoria’s Vulnerable People

June 24, 2011 – AGM: Coalition Reports out on Homelessness, Housing and Progress Made

February 11, 2011 –  National Housing Expert Weighs in on the Region’s Homelessness Issue

2010

December 17, 2010 – Donor Invites Community to be Part of New Homeless Prevention Fund