Interesting Videos and Websites



Turning the Tide
From charity to advocacy in Ontario, Anglican Diocese of Toronto, 18 minute Youtube video.

People, power, media
Wait lists for affordable housing in Toronto, 10 minute Youtube video.

Websites: Canada

Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness
Formed to create a national movement to end homelessness in Canada from the community up.

Homeless Hub
A single place to find homelessness information from across Canada. Launched in 2007, the Homeless Hub is a web-based research library and information center where community services providers, researchers, government representatives, and the general public can access and share research, stories, and best practices.

Homeless in Canada
A primer for funders by Charity Intelligence, 2009.

Stop Homelessness
Vancouver coalition of community organizations and all levels of government working to eliminate homelessness in Greater Vancouver through implementation of the Regional Homelessness Plan: Three Ways to Home.

End Homelessness Now
Vancouver faith based community group.

Alliance to End Homelessness Ottawa
Improves the efficiency and effectiveness of its member organizations by providing opportunities to generate ideas and solutions, strengthening partnerships between member organizations and delivering effective, consistent messages in the community.

Calgary Homeless Foundation
Working with Calgary’s non-profit sector, business, government, the faith community and the public at large, the Calgary Homeless Foundation is leading the implementation of Calgary’s 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness.

Websites: USA 

End Homelessness
National Alliance to End Homelessness works toward improving homelessness policy, building on-the-ground capacity, and educating opinion leaders. 

Coalition for the Homeless
New York City advocacy and direct service organization helping homeless men, women, and children since 1981.  

The Chicago Alliance
Chicago Alliance unites key stakeholders involved in ending homelessness: service providers, philanthropic leaders, the research community, and people who have experienced homelessness.

Homeless Action Network of Detroit is a membership-based organization comprised nonprofit organizations, businesses, government entities, and individuals committed to identifying and applying solutions to homelessness in our community.  

Community Housing Partnership
San Francisco Community Housing Partnerships is a non-profit which owns and manages 11 buildings and provides a network of services.