2017 Apr 21 By admin 0 comment

1500 guests attended 40 agencies provided 50 services 2000 meals were served Over 200 volunteers helped ETS Provided free transportation Priority Printing is donating the costs of printing the posters and other materials The event was promoted through posters at key locations and business card size notices were distributed by agencies, outreach workers, EPS and volunteers to homeless people Shaw Conference Centre provided the venue at no cost, and received commitments from multiple suppliers to donate food, beverages and services Laundry facilities were provided by Coinamatic, who set up a laundry in the loading bay at the Shaw ETS provided…

Volunteer
2017 Apr 21 By admin 0 comment

Volunteer Shifts If you are assigned a morning shift or all-day shift, please arrive at the Shaw Conference Centre at 8:30 AM. Otherwise, please arrive at 11:30 AM for the afternoon shift. The event will close at 3pm. Please keep in mind that we receive the highest traffic during the morning and just after lunchtime, so we’d like as many volunteers available to cover these areas as possible. If you are interested in volunteering for the next Homeless Connect, download our Volunteer Registration form. Volunteer Orientation We will hold a volunteer orientation prior to the event. We will send you…

Objectives
2017 Apr 21 By admin 0 comment

The objectives of Homeless Connect Edmonton are to: Provide and increase access to free appropriate services to homeless individuals and those at risk of becoming homeless, on one day and at one location. Act as part of the movement to end homelessness for good in Edmonton and the initiative is part of the overall strategy to end homelessness, as detailed in Edmonton’s 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness, “A Place to Call Home.” Engage and increase the collaborative involvement of homeless consumers, businesses, not for profits and other service providers, and individual volunteers to work together to create solutions to…

What is Homeless Connect?
2017 Apr 21 By admin 0 comment

Homeless Connect Edmonton is a broad-based community-inspired initiative, providing free appropriate services to homeless people and those at risk of becoming homeless, on one day and at one location. Its mission is to provide services that help open doors out of homelessness, build lasting partnerships , raise public awareness of homelessness in the community, and provide a vehicle for community involvement in addressing the issue of homelessness. Services include mental health assessments, library services, foot care, haircuts, immunizations, birth control, pre-natal support, laundry, housing information, employment and training services and much more.

Choosing Shingle Colors and Types
2016 Nov 23 By admin 0 comment

Maybe you are thinking regarding increasing the worth of your home before the potential sale, or you are looking to perform some routine servicing on your peak before the climate becomes colder, in either instance, you are going to have to understand the different shingle colors and types. Some covering shingles are high-ranking to others, though there’s as well the matter of price and simplicity of installation. Durability and energy efficiency are two other critical concerns for householders. Different kinds of shingles Shingle comes in the range of mediums to match the preference and taste of the householder. People could…

2016 Aug 27 By admin 0 comment

A Fast Approach to Apartment Hunting There are many different styles of finding a new apartment. The popular and fastest way to search for housing is looking online. The online apartments that are available have a wide range of prices. They offer numerous apartments for rent in different locations across the globe. The ability to search for online apartments is quicker and more convenient than driving looking in the classified section of a local newspaper. The use of the internet has made it easier to find an apartment without needing to leave the house. Many people can do this type…