Ending homelessness in Vancouver requires money and policy change, not self-congratulation

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

I remember when we had almost no homelessness in Vancouver; it was when welfare had a lot more purchasing power and governments built almost 800 units a year of social housing in the city alone.

Raise welfare rates; people need more than $375 for rent and $235 for everything else. Who do you know who rents a decent place for $375?

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