Extreme Weather


Understanding Metro Vancouver’s Shelter System (Jan 2014)
Regional Coordination of the Response to Homelessness in Metro Vancouver

Plans
2013-16 Strategic Service Plan
Call to Action

Homeless Seniors

Case Study: Seniors Housing Partnerships - Central Presbyterian Church (Jun 2016)
Case Study: Seniors Housing Partnerships - Kiwanis Towers (Jun 2016)
Sheltering Homeless Seniors (Mar 2016)
Health Supports for Shelters Serving Seniors (Mar 2016)
Research: Our Place, Our Space: Resident Stories and Place Priorities (English)
Research: Our Place, Our Space: Resident Stories and Place Priorities (Chinese)
Research: No Place No Home (Woolrych et al.)
Housing for Vulnerable Seniors (Jul 2015)
Homeless Seniors Infographic (Feb 2015)

Serving Homeless Seniors: Tools and Checklists (Nov 2014)
The links below allow you to select each of the above tools individually
Seniors Accessibility/Walkability Checklist
Document Accessibility Guidelines for Seniors
Shelter Sensory Environment Assessment for Seniors
Organizational Capacity Self-Assessment for Serving Seniors
Shelter Audit - Seniors
Dehydration Checklist for Seniors
Hypothermia Checklist for Seniors
Urinary Incontinence Checklist for Seniors
Sleep Deprivation Checklist for Seniors
Seniors Increased Risk of Social Isolation and Stressors
Suicide Risk Factors for Seniors
Women Specific Considerations for Serving Seniors

Seniors Housing and Shelter (May 2014)
Housing Framework (Dec 2013)
Sheltering Seniors Literature Review (Dec 2013)
Seniors Resource Brochure
Towards Aging In Place – Summary Report (Jun 2013)
Towards Aging in Place – Full Report
United Way

HF-title
Landlord Engagement Recommendations
Draft Landlord Introduction Letter
Draft Program Pamphlet (Word format)
Draft Program Pamphlet (Publisher format)

Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: Burnaby
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: Langley
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: New Westminster
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: North Shore
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: Richmond
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: Ridge-Meadows
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: Surrey
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: Tri-Cities
Mapping Metro Vancouver to Support Housing First Implementation: Vancouver
Housing First for Seniors

GVSS Membership Response to Housing First
Housing First for Shelters & Outreach Webinar
Implementation Tools

The links below allow you to select each of the above tools individually
How to Use the Tools
Case Management Case Tool
Case Management Case Study
Identification Tool
Prioritization Tool
HIFIS for HPS Housing First

Homeless Voice
Time for Action: Youth Action Squad Report
Youth Action Squad Video
Homeless Voices August 2010
Listen to What we are Saying (Summary)
Listen to What we are Saying (Including Homeless Voices, Part 3)
Including Homeless Voices, Part 2
Including Homeless Voices, Part 1

Creating Choices
Creating Housing Choice - Forum Proceedings
Creating Housing Choice - Forum Proceedings Part 2
Creating Housing Choice - Forum Summary


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