Recently, the Homeless Hub published a blog post on the topic of rural and northern homelessness (you can read it here: Homeless Hub), which inspired me to write my own blog post on the topic, and the unique challenges we have faced at offering HireUp to such communities.
Today is National Aboriginal Day, a day where Aboriginal heritage and achievements are celebrated across the country. However, we must not forget the marginalization of the Aboriginal population, and that homelessness is an experience for too many aboriginal individuals.
Read our blog post by our project coordinator, Cameron Voyame
This morning, the Canadian Observatory on Homelessness, the leading organization in Canada on research and policy evaluation in regards to homelessness, has released their policy brief on Ontario Youth Homelessness.
Here at HireUp, we have initiated a HireUp Advisory Council to gain strong insight onto how to effectively create and foster employment for youth experiencing homelessness