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Homelessness costs Canadians big money without addressing the causes Homelessness costs Canadians big money without addressing the causes
By Jino Distasio
Ending homelessness in Canada is possible Ending homelessness in Canada is possible
By Jino Distasio

The homeless population is very diverse requiring a complex set of interventions to end homelessness.

Ending homelessness in Canada is possible Ending homelessness in Canada is possible
By Jino Distasio

I think we end homelessness one person at a time, one day at a time, by building one house at a time.

Ending homelessness in Canada is possible Ending homelessness in Canada is possible
By Jino Distasio

I think Canadians would really like to see a day where the headline is: Homeless Shelters Closed – not because of funding shortfalls – but because they were not needed.

Ending homelessness in Canada is possible

On any given night in Canada, over 30 000 people are without a shelter. The director of the Institute of Urban Studies at the University of Winnipeg, Dr. Jino Distasio, believes that it is possible to end homelessness in Canada. …