Ending Homelessness Symposium - Program

A printed program will be provided to attendees at the symposium. Below is an outline or you can download the full program.


Wednesday, May 3, 2023

8:45am - 12:30pm

Morning Programming

Welcome and Opening Remarks

The Importance of Ending Homelessness

The State of Homelessness in Ontario

What it Means to End Homelessness

Understanding the Lived Experiences of the Homeless

12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch

1:30pm - 4:30pm

Afternoon Programming


Exploring Housing Solutions for Ending Homelessness

Exploring Health Solutions for Ending Homelessness

Exploring Social Services and Income Security Solutions for Ending Homelessness

Closing Remarks


Thursday, May 4, 2023

8:30am - 12:30pm

Morning Programming

Partnering with Local First Nations Communities on Homelessness

Addressing Urban and Rural Indigenous Homelessness

Strategies and Considerations in Responding to Encampments in Ontario

Municipal Policy Tools for Ending Homelessness

Health, Homelessness, and Multisectoral Partnerships

Popcorn Discussion

Closing Remarks