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December 11, 2018

WorkWithUs Nominated for the UnTapped Gala Awards

More and more businesses are incorporating diversity and inclusion as key components in their business strategy, and research consistently shows that people who have experienced homelessness want to work and…

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November 26, 2018

$1 Million 50/50 Jackpot for Canucks Game will support the Canucks Autism Network, Canuck Place and BC Children’s Hospital.

The Canucks for Kids Fund (CFKF), in partnership with Ascend Fundraising Solutions (FS), is proud to announce that the 50/50 jackpot on November 27th vs. the LA Kings is expected…

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November 1, 2018

WorkWithUs helps formerly homeless individuals find jobs

Streetohome is committed to ensuring that people in our city, who are at-risk of homelessness or have lived experience of homelessness, have access to employment opportunities that align with their…

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October 4, 2018

Winter is coming, and The Kettle Society needs warm clothing donations!

As the temperature continues to drop, Vancouver’s cold, damp winters will take a huge toll on the city’s homeless. The cold weather not only means needing to keep warm, but…

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July 26, 2018

Housing Research Collaborative is looking to hire a coordinator!

The Housing Research Collaborative (HRC) is a cross-sectoral community of housing providers and housing research professionals housed within the School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP). Its goal is to…

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July 18, 2018

Leading-edge mental health and addictions care model launches at St. Paul’s Hospital

Access to health care services can mean the difference between life and death. That’s something Dalton Burgess can attest to. He credits the Rapid Access Addiction Clinic (RAAC) at St….

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July 17, 2018

Pacifica Treatment Centre Race for Recovery Fun Run 2018

Come and support the Pacifica Treatment Centre in their first annual Fun Run. Encouraging healthy connections and physical activity as a part of a wholesome recovery, the 5 km and…

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July 13, 2018

2018 HSABC Conference

Homelessness Services Association BC (HSABC) is proud to launch its inaugural annual conference September 19-21, 2018. The conference will be a wonderful opportunity to meet and network with professionals in the homelessness serving sector…

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March 19, 2018

Streetohome Spring 2018 newsletter

Our Spring newsletter is now on-line (will include direct link to newsletter). In this issue, we are pleased to provide news about WorkWithUs, an employment program for the formerly homeless…

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March 16, 2018

Olivia Skye building opens

Streetohome Foundation President and CEO Rob Turnbull thanked the Carraresi and MariaMarina Foundations for their generous support of the Olivia Skye building – which officially opened today. A ceremony on…

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