A Community Dialogue On Homelessness

Save the Date Graphic: Hope for Ending Homelessness - A Community DialogueNo more status quo solutions! 
SDC invites you to join community organizers, service providers, and elected officials on March 9 for an evening of learning and advocacy around homelessness and housing policy. The purpose of Hope for Ending Homelessness - A Community Dialogue" is to bring together a diverse group of stakeholders to build a shared understanding - of the issues, potential solutions, and the support that's needed from all levels of government to address this crisis.

Reserve your spot today.

While housing is considered a human right, the number of people experiencing homelessness in Waterloo Region has more than double since Jan 2020 and is on track to triple by 2028. According to a mid-project report by Waterloo Region's Plan to End Chronic Homelessness, "a radical reform of governance and service is needed - and maintaining the status quo is not an option for ending chronic homelessness.

Event Purpose: Hope for Ending Homelessness - A Community DialogueHope for Ending Homelessness - Invitation to Attend

We know that a rise in homelessness has been seen across the country in recent years, and that solutions require engagement from all levels of government - regional, provincial, and federal - as well as those with "boots on the ground." Whether you have deep experience in this space, or are a concerned community member, we invite you to participate in this important community dialogue.

Final event poster (Hope for Ending Homelessness)

This event is free and open to the public. Reserve your spot today!