1. Resources & Publications

    Employment Ontario Providers in Niagara: Supports for Employers during COVID-19

    Employment Ontario (EO) Providers in Niagara are continuing to provide services to employers in these unprecedented times. All EO agencies in Niagara are open for virtual business. They encourage employers to reach out to their local agencies. Published By: Employment Ontario Providers in Niagara Publication Date: March 2020
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    Perspectives on Climate Change – A Report on the 2019 Benchmarking Survey of Canadian Professional Planners

    In 2019, the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) undertook a survey of planners in partnership with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan). The survey was adapted from previous surveys carried out in 2009, 2011, and 2012. The 2019 survey covers 4 broad themes: Awareness of the impact of climate change on planning...
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    Niagara COVID-19 Business Impact Survey (Completion Deadline: March 30, 2020)

    The Niagara Economic Rapid Response team asks Niagara businesses to complete a short Business Impact Survey, to help in the documentation of impacts and to inform recovery planning related to COVID-19. Published By: Niagara Economic Development, Niagara Region Publication Date: March, 2020
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    COVID-19 Response Framework for People Experiencing Homelessness

    This guiding document provides practical information to reduce the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the homeless population. It was developed by a number of people, including public health professionals, primary care physicians, psychiatrists, addictions medicine specialists, Municipal shelter and housing leadership, as well as leaders in community health, social...
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    Household Food Insecurity in Canada, 2017-2018

    Food insecurity – inadequate or uncertain access to food because of financial constraints – is a serious public health problem in Canada. Drawing on data for 103,500 households from Statistics Canada’s Canadian Community Health Survey conducted in 2017 and 2018, PROOF researchers found that 12.7% of households experienced some level...
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    Pekiwewin (coming home): Advancing Good Relations with Indigenous People Experiencing Homelessness

    This open-access article outlines clinical guidelines for health and social service providers seeking to build relationships with Indigenous People experiencing homelessness. Key points include: In Canada, Indigenous people are 8 times more likely to be homeless than non-Indigenous people; and responses to Indigenous homelessness need to be led by Indigenous...

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