April 26/27 | Live Web Casts: National Housing Research Cmte

Live Web Casts: The next NHRC meeting will take place in Montreal April 26th & 27th, 2010. You can join any or all of the Working Group sessions (here) by live video webcast -- If you are unable to participate, you can view the video archives at a later date.


Monday, April 26 (8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.): Housing Data Working Group meeting
Monday, April 26 (1 p.m. to 3:10 p.m.) : Sustainable Housing and Communities Working Group meeting
Tuesday, April 27 (8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.): Distinct Needs Working Group meeting
Tuesday, April 27 (1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.): Homelessness Working Group meeting

For more details, please click here.
Posted by WRN Admin at 10:02 AM

Apr 22 and 23 | Manitoba Homelessness Prevention Summit

 Rethinking Homelessness: The Manitoba Homelessness Prevention Summit

April 22 and 23, 2010

Turtle Island Neighbourhood Centre
510 King Street

The Manitoba Homelessness Prevention Summit will bring together key sectors to begin a dialogue on homelessness, by providing an opportunity to:

? Share experiences,
? Develop a better understanding,
? Build a sense of shared responsibility, and
? Collaborate on intersectoral strategies.

The Summit will include speakers from Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto, who will share their experiences in addressing homelessness. In addition, a variety of workshops and tours will be offered to enable participants to learn more about homelessness in Manitoba and the ways it is being addressed.

Registration is free but space is limited, so you are encouraged register as soon as possible.

Deadline for registration is Friday, April 16, 2010.
Voice Mail: (204) 945-7860, Email: cdci@gov.mb.ca
Posted by WRN Admin at 2:49 PM