In Canada, people experiencing homelessness are uniquely vulnerable to COVID-19 as a result of compromised health, crowded living conditions, poor hygiene and a lack of access to health care. As of today, there have been more COVID-19 positive cases in Toronto’s emergency shelter system than in all of the provinces of Manitoba and New Brunswick combined.
But there is hope! The federal government made a commitment to eliminating chronic homelessness in the Speech from the Throne. To eliminate chronic homelessness in Canada the government needs to implement the 6-Point Plan laid out by the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness. We are asking our Parliament to implement this plan and make this promise a reality in the coming budget.
We know how to end homelessness once and for all, all it takes is the political will.
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