Homeless in Chilliwack 2016

 

These high-demand homeless resources can be found online:

Blakeborough, Darren, et al., Homelessness and Low Barrier Housing in Chilliwack: a Qualitative Research Report: http://homelesshub.ca/resource/homelessness-and-low-barrier-housing-chilliwack-qualitative-research-report

City of Abbotsford Homeless Action Plan:http://www.abbotsford.ca/business_and_development/major_initiatives/Homelessness_Action_Plan.htm

City of Chilliwack, 2016 Homelessness Action Plan: http://www.chilliwack.ca/main/page.cfm?id=2567

Homeless Hub, State of Homelessness in Canada 2016: http://homelesshub.ca/SOHC2016?_ga=1.53912171.2128038221.1477410985

Van Wyk, Ron, Fraser Valley Regional District 2014 Homelessness Survey: http://www.fvrd.ca/assets/Government/Documents/2014%20Final%20Homeless%20Survey.pdf

Library Resources:

Amster, Randall. Street people and the contested realms of public space [electronic resource] New York : LFB Scholarly Pub., 2004. Call number: E-Book (Website).

Barnholden, Michael. Street stories : 100 years of homelessness in Vancouver Vancouver : Anvil Press, c2007. Call number: HV 4510 V35 B37 2007 (Chilliwack).

Baxter, Sheila. Under the viaduct : homeless in beautiful B.C. Vancouver : New Star Books, 1991. Call number: HV 4510 B7 B39 1991 (Abbotsford, Chilliwack).

Bishop-Stall, Shaughnessy Down to this : squalor and splendour in a big-city shantytown Toronto : Random House Canada, c2004. . Call number: HV 4050 T6 B58 2004 (Chilliwack).

Bridgman, Rae. StreetCities [electronic resource] : rehousing the homeless Peterborough, Ont. : Broadview Press, c2006. Call number: Internet (Website).

British Columbia. Office of the Auditor General. Homelessness : clear focus needed Victoria : Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia, 2009. Call number: HV 4510 B7 B75 2009 (Abbotsford, Website).

British Columbia. Ministry of Social Development and Economic Security. Local responses to homelessness : a planning guide for BC communities  Victoria, B.C. : Ministry of Social Development and Economic Security, 2000. Call number: GOV PUB 2932 BC.MA 2000 (Chilliwack, Website).

Cadillac Man. Land of the lost souls : my life on the streets  New York : Bloomsbury, 2009. Call number: HV 4506 N6 C33 2009 (Abbotsford).

Caloz, Marie. No way home [videorecording] [Toronto] : CBC News, c2004. Call number: HV 4509 N62 2004 (Abbotsford).

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. Family homelessness : causes and solutions [Ottawa] : CMHC, 2003. Call number: HV 4509 F36 2003 (Abbotsford, Website).

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. A study of tenant exits from housing for homeless people : where do they come from? why do they leave? where do they go Ottawa : Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, 2003. Call number: HD 7287.96 C3 S88 2003 (Abbotsford, Website).

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. Supportive housing for homeless and hard-to-house seniors [electronic resource] : an in-depth case study [Ottawa] : CMHC, 2007. Call number: Internet (Website).

Canadian Institute for Health Information. Improving the health of Canadians, 2007-2008 : mental health and homelessness  Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Health Information = Institut canadien d'information sur la santé, c2007. Call number: WA 305 I475 2007 (Abbotsford, Website).

DaCosta Nunez, Ralph. Moving out, moving up : families beyond shelter New York : White Tiger Press, c2006. Call number: HV 4506 N6 D32 2006 (Abbotsford).

Davies Commission Inquiry into the Death of Frank Paul (B.C.). Alone and cold : the Davies Commission Inquiry into the Death of Frank Paul : interim report Vancouver, B.C. : Davies Commission Inquiry into the Death of Frank Paul, 2009. Call number: HV 5309 B7 D38 2009 (Abbotsford, Chilliwack).

Eberle, Margaret Patricia. Homelessness, causes and effects. Volume 1 : the relationship between homelessness and the health, social services and criminal justice systems : review of the literature  [Victoria, B.C. : Ministry of Social Development and Economic Security], 2001. Call number: GOV PUB 3276 BC.SDEC 2001 (Chilliwack, Website).

Eberle, Margaret Patricia. Homelessness, causes & effects. Volume 2 : a profile, policy review and analysis of homelessness in British Columbia [Victoria, B.C. : Ministry of Social Development and Economic Security], 2001. Call number: GOV PUB 3178 BC.SDEC 2001 (Chilliwack, Website).

Eberle, Margaret Patricia. Homelessness, causes & effects. Volume 3 : the costs of homelessness in British Columbia [Victoria, B.C.] : Ministry of Social Development and Economic Security], 2001. Call number: GOV PUB 3214 BC.SDEC 2001 (Chilliwack, Website).

Eberle, Margaret Patricia. Homelessness, causes & effects. Volume 4 : a profile and policy review of homelessness in the provinces of Ontario, Quebec and Alberta : background report  [Victoria, B.C. : Ministry of Social Development and Economic Security], 2001. Call number: GOV PUB 3095 BC.SDEC 2001 (Chilliwack, Website).

Guthrie, Sherril. Affordable and accessible housing in the Upper Fraser Valley [electronic resource] : issues and opportunities Calgary : Detselig Enterprises, c2008. Call number: Internet (Website).

Karabanow, Jeff. Being young and homeless : understanding how youth enter and exit street life New York : Peter Lang, c2004. Call number: HV 4509 K37 2004 (Abbotsford, Website).

Kraus, Deborah. Homelessness, housing, and harm reduction : stable housing for homeless people with substance use issues Ottawa : Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, c2006. Call number: HD 7305 A3 K73 2006 (Abbotsford, Website).

Laird, Gordon. Shelter [electronic resource] : homelessness in a growth economy : Canada's 21st century paradox : a report for the Sheldon Chumir Foundation for Ethics in Leadership Calgary : Sheldon Chumir Foundation for Ethics in Leadership, c2007. Call number: Internet (Website).

Lyon-Callo, Vincent. Inequality, poverty, and neoliberal governance : activist ethnography in the homeless sheltering industry Peterborough, Ont. ; Orchard Park, N.Y. : Broadview Press, c2004. Call number: HV 4506 N95 L96 2004 (Abbotsford).

McCreary Centre Society. No place to call home : a profile of street youth in British Columbia  Burnaby, B.C. : McCreary Centre Society, c2001. Call number: 1895438446 (Abbotsford, Chilliwack).

Murphy, Barbara. On the street : how we created the homeless [Winnipeg] : J. Gordon Shillingford, 2000. Call number: HV 4509 M87 2000 (Abbotsford, Chilliwack).

Novac, Sylvia. Family violence and homelessness : a review of the literature  [Ottawa] : National Clearinghouse on Family Violence, c2006. Call number: HV 4509 N67 2006 (Abbotsford, Website).

Novac, Sylvia. On her own : young women and homelessness in Canada Ottawa : Status of Women Canada, 2002. Call number: HV 4509 O62 2002 (Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Website).

Policy Research Initiative (Canada). Housing policy and practice in the context of poverty and exclusion : synthesis report [Ottawa] : Policy Research Initiative, 2005. Call number: HD 7305 A3 H685 2005 (Abbotsford, Website).

Wilkie, Karen. Hard times : a portrait of street level social problems in Western Canada Calgary, Alta. : Canada West Foundation, 2007. Call number: HT 127 W55 2007 (Abbotsford, Internet).

Other Resources:

Ann Davis Transition House: http://www.anndavis.org/transition_house.htm

BC Housing: Provincial Homelessness Initiative: http://www.bchousing.org/programs/homelessness

City of Chilliwack, Homelessness Housing Profile: http://www.chilliwack.ca/main/page.cfm?id=2569

City of Vancouver: Homelessness in Vancouver: http://vancouver.ca/commsvcs/housing/homelessness.htm

Children of the Street Society: http://www.childrenofthestreet.com/

Ruth & Naomi's Mission: http://ranmission.ca/

Street to Home Foundation: http://www.streetohome.org/

 

UFV Library thanks Darren Blakeborough, Assistant Professor, Social, Cultural and Media Studies, for collaborating with us on this display, David & Goliath Agency http://www.dng.com/ of El Seguno California for letting us use one of their pictures for this display and Greg Laychak and Paul Henderson of the Chilliwack Times for images used on the display posters.

 

Last updated October 31, 2016 lm

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