Holding On!: Supporting Successful Tenancies for the Hard to House

Holding On!: Supporting Successful Tenancies for the Hard to House

The following report assembles a preliminary examination of eviction prevention approaches used across Canada (also known as housing retention practices). The particular focus was to better understanding how persons experiencing homelessness and have presence of mental illness transition into permanent housing.

Research included in-depth interviews with nearly 50 key informants, a focus group, and site visits; covering 7 cities and 28 organizations that house people experiencing homelessness.

ORGANIZATION: The Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014
LOCATION: Canada