Monthly Archives: June 2019

The State of Homelessness Among our Military Veterans

A recent report from Employment and Social Development Canada estimates there are 2,298 homeless veterans in Canada. Those advocating for our veterans, people who have sacrificed their lives defending our freedoms, believe this number massively under-represents the problem, and the actual number is likely closer to 6,000. In a country like Canada, having any homeless veterans – those who have not successfully transitioned from their military careers to healthy and productive civilian lives – is unacceptable. Organizations like Homes for Heroes are doing something about Continue reading →A recent report from Employment and Social Development Canada estimates there are 2,298 homeless veterans in Canada. Those advocating for our veterans, people who have sacrificed their lives defending our freedoms, believe this number massively under-represents the problem, and the actual number is likely closer to 6,000. In a country like Canada, having any homeless veterans – those who have not successfully transitioned from their military careers to healthy and productive civilian lives – is unacceptable. Organizations like Homes for Heroes are doing something about Continue reading →