Title:A place to call home: Edmonton’s 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness : update year 1.
Corporate Author: Edmonton Homeless Commission
Subject:Housing – planning, policy
Publisher:Edmonton Homeless Commission
Place of Publication:Edmonton
Date of Publication:2010
A year after the release of A Place to Call Home, Edmonton’s 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness is already celebrating significant advances. In some cases it has exceeded its targets for year 1.
The Highlights: 424 permanent homes have been secured for 546 people who had been homeless. A Rapid Exit program is under way at one shelter. A Pathways to Housing program has been developed. In its first 3 months of operation it has accepted 15 people with a concurrent disorder of mental illness and substance abuse, and 10 have been housed. A furniture bank has been established.
Â Material Type:Report