Housing and Homelessness
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Housing-Focused Emergency Shelters
Local emergency shelters funded by Niagara Region
Homelessness Prevention Programs
Help for individuals and families at risk of experiencing homelessness
Apply for housing, information for homeowners and housing providers
Assertive Street Outreach
Housing-focused program for individuals experiencing unsheltered homelessness
Supportive Housing Programs
Transitional housing, Housing First and Home for Good housing programs
Housing and Homelessness Action Plan
Goals and actions Niagara will take over the next 10 years
Coordinated Access Guide
Components of a coordinated access system, best practices and Built for Zero Canada
Community Safety and Well-Being Plan
Working to create and support safe and healthy communities
Part of a national strategy to understand who is homeless and what their needs are
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Get quarterly updates on the work being done to address homelessness in Niagara.
How we're making homeless services better
Learn about our recent successes in the homeless serving sector to address homelessness with Niagara Region's Pathway to Functional Zero strategy.
Find food banks, meal programs and emergency food resources in Niagara.
Built for Zero Canada
As a member of Built for Zero Canada, Niagara Region is working towards ending chronic homelessness in Canada.