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|Recipient Name:||The Empowerment Council|
|Purpose:||This 36-month project will address the systemic barriers which contribute to womens housing insecurity in Toronto. Through the project, community partners and key-decision makers will be engaged to increase their understanding of issues contributing to womens homelessness, and a participatory needs assessment will be conducted to assess current housing policies and services. An action plan will then be developed to implement systemic solutions to address barriers to safe, affordable housing and increase access to housing options for marginalized women across the city.|
|Comments:||Co-applicants in this project include: Riverdale Immigrant Women's Centre, Across Boundaries: An Ethnoracial Mental Health Centre, Native Women's Resource Center of Toronto, Sistering - A Women's Place, Institute for Research and Development on Inclusion and Society, Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation in Ontario. Multi-year project.|
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