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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What’s New? Alliance Update (March 2016)

March 11, 2016: Spring is in the air (as is Daylight Savings Time…)! The Alliance continues to move into an exciting workplan for 2016 – convening initiatives to advance local efforts to prevent and end homelessness, and monitoring and engaging the policy and program landscape to effect necessary change.  Stay tuned for the release of [...]

By |March 11th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Details on Break-out Sessions at November 24 Community Forum

At this year's annual Community Forum on Ending Homelessness, attendees will be able to participate in two afternoon break-out sessions - one from 1:00-1:50 pm, and another from 2:00-2:50 pm. Details on the four sessions being offered during each time period are found below: (Registration for the Forum is available by clicking here) 1:00 – [...]

By |November 16th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Project Coordinator (Plan to Prevent and End Youth Homelessness in Ottawa): 2-Year Contract

Alliance to End Homelessness Ottawa Project Coordinator (Plan to Prevent and End Youth Homelessness) Full-Time 2-year Contract The Project Coordinator (Plan to Prevent and End Youth Homelessness) is responsible for leading the development and early implementation of an Integrated Community Plan, rooted within a Housing First model for youth (16-25), to Prevent and End Youth [...]

By |July 30th, 2015|News|0 Comments

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

The 20,000 Homes Campaign and the Beginning of the End of Homelessness in Canada

Tim Richter, CEO of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness Monday, April 20, 2015 In 2013 the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness came to Ottawa for our first National Conference on Ending Homelessness. We chose Ottawa because you have a longstanding record of leadership and innovation in ending homelessness and as the nation’s capital, we [...]

By |April 20th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Engagez-vous à Ottawa dans la campagne 20 000 foyers !

Ottawa est sur le point de donner le coup d’envoi de sa participation locale à la campagne 20 000 foyers, un mouvement national amorcé par l’Alliance canadienne pour mettre un terme à l’itinérance (ACMTI) afin de loger les 20 000 Canadiens qui vivent une itinérance à long-terme. La campagne s’inspire du succès de la campagne [...]

By |April 1st, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Get involved in Ottawa’s 20,000 Homes Campaign!

Ottawa is about to kick-off its local participation in the 20,000 Homes Campaign (#20KHomes), a national movement convened by the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness (CAEH) to house 20,000 Canadians who are experiencing long-term homelessness. The campaign is inspired by the success of the 100,000 Homes Campaign in the United States. The success of our [...]

By |March 20th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The 20,000 Homes Campaign comes to Ottawa

Here in Ottawa, we’re five weeks away from launching our community’s participation in 20,000 Homes – a national movement of communities currently being convened by the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness, to permanently house 20,000 of Canada’s most vulnerable homeless people by July, 2018. Our success depends on you. To begin, we’re launching a grassroots, [...]

By |March 16th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

2015 Draft City of Ottawa Budget: Aiming for progress on our 10-Year Plan

The draft 2015 City of Ottawa Budget has been tabled - developed to ensure a maximum 2% average increase in property taxes for a residential property. Upon tabling the Budget on February 4, the Mayor noted that the proposed tax increase “will allow us to continue to invest in key priorities such as transportation, affordable [...]

By |February 18th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments