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The Canadian Observatory on Homelessness is the largest national research institute devoted to homelessness in Canada. The COH is the curator of the Homeless Hub.
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The Family and Natural Supports Approach to Preventing Youth Homelessness – Early Learnings and Outcomes
Research shows that youth at risk of or experiencing homelessness have better outcomes when their family and natural supports are engaged in their lives. In this blog, we will highlight the early...
Lauren MarMarch 21, 2023
During longitudinal studies, it is common for researchers to worry about losing participants. The longer a trial goes...
Housing First for Youth (HF4Y) is a program, systems approach and philosophy that can be used to guide local system...
Emma AmonMarch 06, 2023
Implementing Duty to Assist in Canada: A Rights-Based Approach to Preventing and Ending Homelessness
The Duty to Assist is perhaps one of the most significant paradigm-shifting developments in our efforts to prevent and...
What is Reflective Practice? Some Lessons for Researchers and Practitioners in the Homelessness Sector during COVID-19
The gap between research and practice has persisted for too long. Evidence-based research should be accessible,...
Black Joy: Resistance, Resilience, and What it Means to Black Canadian Youth Experiencing Homelessness
“Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness” - Desmond Tutu, South African Human Rights...
Emmanuel BanchaniFebruary 22, 2023
“A truly effective response to youth homelessness must consider the important role the family and community connections...
Heidi WalterFebruary 10, 2023