Defining Adequate Housing

Housing is a basic need and is internationally recognized as a human right. Housing forms the foundation for our homes, neighbourhoods and communities. Housing provides shelter, security, a space in which family life can happen and where children grow up and thrive. Yet, for many people, their housing jeopardizes their health and well-being. The unfit conditions in … Continue reading Defining Adequate Housing

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Rain won’t stop homeless campout

OWEN SOUND - As preparations were made Friday for Safe 'n Sound's second annual overnight campout to raise awareness and some money to combat homelessness, the rain started. Organizers want to remind people that some around us do camp in all kinds of weather because they have to. Richard Suchow, the manager at the downtown drop-in and … Continue reading Rain won’t stop homeless campout