Ending Homelessness in Canada

Dr. Jino Distasio of the University of Winnipeg discusses the systemic problems that contribute to homelessness in Canada — and the local and national efforts required to stop the revolving door of homelessness.   Photo Credit: AP Photo/Ted S. Warren

Why “King for a Day” approaches to homelessness don’t work

Why “King for a Day” approaches to homelessness don’t work

I began medical school optimistic about what becoming a physician meant I could do for my future patients. Naively, I presumed my career would involve treating patients’ illnesses so they could return to lead full and fulfilling lives.

The work to end poverty and homelessness is just beginning

The work to end poverty and homelessness is just beginning

Mettre fin à la pauvreté et à l’itinérance : Le travail ne fait que commencer

Mettre fin à la pauvreté et à l’itinérance : Le travail ne fait que commencer

Homelessness costs Canadians big money without addressing the causes

Homelessness costs Canadians big money without addressing the causes