2019-2020 Warming Centres and Outreach

The Warming Centres and Outreach list and map is here for the winter of 2019-2020.

Download and print this handy, double-sided sheet. The list and map contain detailed information on overnight warming centres and emergency shelters, as well as outreach vans and foot patrol services.  Continue reading “2019-2020 Warming Centres and Outreach”

Extreme Cold Weather Response Plan 2019-20

Extreme Cold Weather Response: A Homelessness Centered Plan for Keeping Winnipeggers Safe in Winter provides information on preventing, recognizing and responding to cold illness. The plan also includes warming resources to help Winnipeggers remain safe during Manitoba’s winter weather.  Continue reading “Extreme Cold Weather Response Plan 2019-20”

Reaching Home Call for Proposals and Information Sessions

The deadline for Reaching Home applications was January 3, 2020. This call is now closed. Thank you for your interest!

Reaching Home Call for Proposals
For Projects to End Homelessness in Winnipeg:

End Homelessness Winnipeg is pleased to open this Reaching Home Call for Proposals for the 2020-2021 fiscal year. Continue reading “Reaching Home Call for Proposals and Information Sessions”

Survey: How should funds to end homelessness be spent?

Where should money to end homelessness in Winnipeg be spent?

End Homelessness Winnipeg is asking people and community organizations to identify where they think money from the Government of Canada’s Reaching Home homelessness strategy should be spent in Winnipeg. Complete this 5-minute survey to help target future resources effectively. Continue reading “Survey: How should funds to end homelessness be spent?”

2018 Winnipeg Street Health Survey Fact Sheet #2

Read the second in a series of Fact Sheets drawn from the 2018 Winnipeg Street Health Survey Final Report. Between July and October 2018, 406 individuals took part in the 2018 Winnipeg Street Health Survey. End Homelessness Winnipeg  launched the survey’s Final Report in February, 2019. Continue reading “2018 Winnipeg Street Health Survey Fact Sheet #2”

2018-2019 Report to our Community

End Homelessness Winnipeg’s 2018-2019 Report to our Community covers highlights of our work this past year. Read about our progress on the four pillars of Increasing Housing Supply, Providing Supports, Preventing Homelessness and  Measuring Progress. The Report also includes audited financial statements and information on governance, working committees and staff. Continue reading “2018-2019 Report to our Community”

Extreme Heat Response Plan: A Homeless-Centered Guide to Keep Winnipeggers Safe

As temperatures rise and spring turns into summer, End Homelessness Winnipeg launches the Extreme Heat Response Plan for 2019. This homeless-centred guide was created as a collaboration by the Extreme Weather Response Steering Committee. The committee’s members include representatives from emergency shelters, outreach services, City departments, Health services and Environment Canada. Continue reading “Extreme Heat Response Plan: A Homeless-Centered Guide to Keep Winnipeggers Safe”

Call for Members: Community Sector Leadership Council

Operating toward a shared vision that “Everyone Has a Home” and guided by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Calls to Action, the Community Sector Leadership Council will be a group of volunteers who guide and promote cross-sector initiatives to support  those experiencing or at risk of homelessness in Winnipeg.  Continue reading “Call for Members: Community Sector Leadership Council”

2018 Winnipeg Street Health Survey Report

End Homelessness Winnipeg, partnering organizations, honoured guests and community members gathered on Wednesday, February 20 at the Sinclair Park Community Centre for the launch of the 2018 Winnipeg Street Health Survey Report. Between July and October 2018, 406 individuals were interviewed for the survey. Continue reading “2018 Winnipeg Street Health Survey Report”