Housing First for Youth (HF4Y): A Way Home’s Collaborative Vision

A Way Home CanadaHousing First, Human Rights, Youth Homelessness0 Comments

In 2013, the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness, in collaboration with the Hamilton Street Youth Planning Collaborative and the National Learning Community on Youth Homelessness, created a framework for adapting Housing First to meet the developmental needs of young people. A Safe and Decent Place to Live is now used internationally and will soon be the basis for a toolkit of resources … Read More

Helping Communities Go Further Faster: Youth Homelessness Community Planning Toolkit

A Way Home CanadaCommunity Planning, Youth Homelessness0 Comments

I am pleased to announce the launch of a free and open-source online resource to support communities and planners in their quests to develop and implement comprehensive plans to prevent and end youth homelessness, the Youth Homelessness Community Planning Toolkit. So what’s this Toolkit all about? Communities across Canada and the U.S. are recognizing the need for targeted strategies to … Read More