A WISH to be Housed: Exploring the Winter Interim Solution to Homelessness (WISH) Temporary Accommodation Model in London, Canada

Temporary housing programs (THPs) aim to serve people that are experiencing homelessness. This article explores the impacts of a THP, the Winter Interim Solution to Homelessness (WISH) in London, Ontario which applied a barrier-free, harm reduction model. While a temporary winter solution provides safer options than living rough, the research team ultimately recommends refocusing responses on permanent housing.

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Community Mental Health Journal