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20Kfinalreport For Simcoe County, the 20,000 Homes Campaign continues to leverage important work in housing placements and on-going efforts to create an integrated service model for housing and supports. Recent homelessness sector training initiatives in ... read more

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Simcoe County 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 to house 20,000 Canadians who are experiencing long-term homelessness by July 1,... read more

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Introducing the 20K Homes Campaign! SCATEH is taking the lead on bringing the 20K Homes Campaign to Simcoe County. Simcoe County is one of 21 “communities” registered with the campaign so far, and we are excited about the opportunity.  About ... read more

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    “All that we behold is full of blessings.” -William Wordsworth This Thanksgiving, what are you grateful for? Thanksgiving is a day of thanks, a perfect time to be grateful for family, friends, good health, a job, for having food on y... read more

Shelter is one of the most fundamental requirements for good health.  Inadequate housing and homelessness leads to increased illness and premature death. High housing costs reduce the resources available to support other factors that impact on health suc... read more

  There is an affordable housing crisis in Simcoe County. The recently completed “Our Community 10-Year Affordable Housing and Homelessness Prevention Strategy” calls for 4,576 affordable dwellings to be created within the County (including Barri... read more

Erich Jacoby-Hawkins, left, and Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie transitional housing and support worker Danielle Gaucher were at the city hall rotunda trying to see what it’s like for the homeless in our community to exist on a monthly allowanc... read more