homelessness

Housing-First strategy proves cost effective especially for the most-vulnerable homeless group

Published: 25Aug2020

Canadians spend big money dealing with the consequences of homelessness, but the money spent could be far more effective. According to a new McGill-led analysis, housing homeless people with severe...

Homeless Health Research Network releases evidence-based clinical guideline

Published: 9Mar2020

A collaborative approach is required to build healthcare pathways that will end homelessness in Canada, says the Homeless Health Research Network, a pan-Canadian team of experts including...

CBC | Montreal's homeless count aims to paint picture of life on the street

Published: 24Apr2018

Volunteers will span out across Montreal this evening in attempt to get an idea of how many people in the city have nowhere to call home. Montreal's second homeless count aims to give policymakers...

McGill Nursing students providing care for homeless and at-risk Montrealers

Published: 27Nov2017

According to a 2015 census, there are just over 3,000 homeless people living in Montreal. This number does not account for those who are dealing with hidden homelessness, such as temporarily living...

Dr. Naomi Nichols co-edits "Exploring Effective Systems Responses to Homelessness"

Published: 9Feb2016

Professor Naomi Nichols, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), is co-editor of a recent publication, Exploring Effective Systems Responses to Homelessness, published by The...

Child homelessness

Published: 15Feb2016

“On any given night, there are about 35,000 homeless people across Canada, and the number of families and children among them is growing at an alarming rate, a new report reveals.

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