Alliance to release 2016 Progress Report on Ending Homelessness in Ottawa (April 11)

Media Advisory April 7, 2017 Alliance to End Homelessness to release 2016 Progress Report on Ending Homelessness in Ottawa on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 (7:45 – 9:00 am) The Alliance to End Homelessness Ottawa will release the annual Progress Report on Ending Homelessness in Ottawa – reporting on shelter use and affordable housing options in [...]

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Broadening the Base introduces goal of 1500 more affordable units in Ottawa by 2020

June 26, 2015 - Ottawa, ON – The local inclusive grassroots housing movement Broadening the Base (BtB) introduced its goal of 1500 more affordable units in Ottawa by 2020 today at an event at City Hall. “This is an ambitious goal that would enable our community to leverage contributions by the City and other government [...]

By |June 26th, 2015|Media Release, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join us for two (free) Innovation Workshops

Join us for two (free) innovation workshops (registration info below) … as we consider approaches towards Broadening the Base of resources to create 1,000 new affordable homes in Ottawa. Ottawa is a caring community, and together, we have made progress towards adding to our affordable housing in many parts of the community. Yet, critical gaps [...]

By |October 3rd, 2014|Campaign, Media Release, News|0 Comments

Please join us for our Annual General Meeting

All are invited Join us on October 16! In addition to our business items, we’ll review the past year and look ahead, as we launch a renewed 5-year vision and plan for the Alliance. Following the business meeting, Randall Goodfellow (Co-founder, Broadening the Base; Member of St. Luke’s Anglican Church, Green Re-Generation),  will engage us [...]

By |September 30th, 2014|Media Release, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Introducing the Housing Answer

News Release: Vote For Housing Six local housing and homelessness networks join together in asking municipal election candidates to increase funding in proportion to annual provincial upload. September 18, 2014 — Ottawa—The Housing Answer today launched housinganswer.ca, which provides a growing list of election candidates (30 to-date) who support increasing funding for the city’s Ten [...]

By |September 18th, 2014|Media Release, News|0 Comments

Ontario Votes 2014: What do parties say about affordable housing and solutions to homelessness?

The Ontario Provincial election takes place on Thursday, June 12. The Provincial government plays a vital role in our community’s efforts to prevent and end homelessness. What do Ontario parties have to say about affordable housing and solutions to homelessness? ATEH Inquiry to Ontario parties As noted last week, the Alliance to End Homelessness, along [...]

By |June 10th, 2014|Media Release, News|0 Comments

Joint Letter from Ottawa coalitions to Provincial Parties on Housing and Homelessness

UPDATE: Read the Ontario NDP response to the memo below; you can find it here: NDP Response (Ontario NDP on Housing and Homelessness 2014) final. We will share responses from other parties as they are received. Date: May 30, 2014 To: Andrea Horwath, Leader, Ontario New Democratic Party / Tim Hudak, Leader, Ontario PC Party [...]

By |June 2nd, 2014|Media Release|0 Comments

Alliance to End Homelessness releases 2013 Report Card on Ending Homelessness & 10-year progress report on homelessness in Ottawa

(La version en français suit…) Media Release April 15, 2014 - The 10th annual Report Card on Ending Homelessness in Ottawa was released by the Alliance to End Homelessness (ATEH) Ottawa on April 15, 2014. For the third year in a row, grades range from “A” to “F” -- measuring yearly change in four areas [...]

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