Count Finds Region-wide Increase in Homelessnesshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/housing/468/Count Finds Region-wide Increase in Homelessness468Count Finds Region-wide Increase in HomelessnessGP0|#0520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960;L0|#00520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960|Housing;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass2B9B62FBB8ED4FC788342FDE6139F502"><p>The 2017 Homeless Count in Metro Vancouver found 3,605 people homeless in the region, up 30% from the previous count in 2014. </p></div>2017-04-10T07:00:00Zstring;#2017
Indigenous, Aboriginal Homelessness – 2017 Homeless Counthttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/housing/469/Indigenous, Aboriginal Homelessness – 2017 Homeless Count469Indigenous, Aboriginal Homelessness – 2017 Homeless CountGP0|#0520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960;L0|#00520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960|Housing;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass84ACCD8498D54041B5CF40628D1D562D">The recent 2017 Homeless Count preliminary findings paint a troubling picture of homelessness across the Metro Vancouver region, including the high number of Indigenous/ Aboriginal peoples among the homeless population.</div>2017-04-10T07:00:00Zstring;#2017
30% Rise in Homeless in MV Supports the Need for Immediate Actionhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/housing/470/30% Rise in Homeless in MV Supports the Need for Immediate Action47030% Rise in Homeless in MV Supports the Need for Immediate ActionGP0|#0520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960;L0|#00520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960|Housing;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassF6A1E1778B824E5BBCBF205C57528F68"><p>Initial results of the 2017 Homeless Count in Metro Vancouver found that 3605 people are currently homeless in the region – up 30 per cent from the previous count in 2014 – making 2017 the 16th consecutive year that homelessness has increased. </p></div>2017-04-10T07:00:00Zstring;#2017
Metro Vancouver Establishes A Regional Homelessness Task Forcehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/housing/455/Metro Vancouver Establishes A Regional Homelessness Task Force455Metro Vancouver Establishes A Regional Homelessness Task ForceGP0|#0520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960;L0|#00520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960|Housing;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass3D13B763153D44C7B31D469CDBD234DB"><p>​Metro Vancouver today announced it will partner with member municipalities to form a Regional Homelessness Task Force, in an attempt to identify viable solutions to stem the growing tide of tent cities and homelessness across the region.</p></div>2016-11-30T08:00:00Zstring;#2016
Enhanced Transit Improves Housing Affordabilityhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/housing/392/Enhanced Transit Improves Housing Affordability392Enhanced Transit Improves Housing AffordabilityGP0|#0520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960;L0|#00520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960|Housing;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass38D083E2CB0E4B4CB769DAAA293AFBA1"><p>While Metro Vancouver housing costs are widely cited as among the most expensive in Canada, those costs alone are not what most often break a household’s budget, says a new study.</p></div>2015-04-29T07:00:00Zstring;#2015
Metro Vancouver Announces $11 Million in Homelessness Reduction Grantshttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/housing/99/Metro Vancouver Announces $11 Million in Homelessness Reduction Grants99Metro Vancouver Announces $11 Million in Homelessness Reduction GrantsGP0|#0520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960;L0|#00520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960|Housing;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClass0DBAAF09482C47ECB793909C61A13CA5">Metro Vancouver has awarded $11 million in funding to 39 organizations that provide homeless people with shelter and relief services</div>2012-02-29T08:00:00Zstring;#2012
Housing Coalition Determined to Increase Affordable Rental Supplyhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/media-room/media-releases/housing/109/Housing Coalition Determined to Increase Affordable Rental Supply109Housing Coalition Determined to Increase Affordable Rental SupplyGP0|#0520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960;L0|#00520d522-f5ff-4879-a08f-469e2b35e960|Housing;GTSet|#64da97b8-3db1-484c-a198-6cf0e7460889<div class="ExternalClassD1A0895929C24FACB5CF67D4870FDC59">A B.C. coalition of industry, non-profit and government leaders today signed a Canadian<br>Rental Housing Charter outlining a nine-point plan to increase the supply of affordable rental housing<br>across the nation.</div>2011-11-09T08:00:00Zstring;#2011