Across Canada, access to stable secure housing continues to be one of the most difficult issues people face. Stable, secure housing is understood to be one of the most basic elements for well being wi...
RentSmart is currently researching and creating a Prevention Toolkit website. This toolkit will highlight 10 initiatives that are supporting the prevention of housing instability such as Eviction Prevention Due to Arrears in Rent (Toronto Community Housing), Furniture Banks (Furniture Bank), Housing Stability Funds and Peer Support (Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness).
The goal of the toolkit is to provide an accessible resource that provides tangible steps on where to start in implementing such tools. This project is being guided by Human-Centred Design principles and the next phase includes beta testing with users.
If you are a RentSmart Educator and interested in being a beta tester, we would love to hear from you. This would take about an hour of your time. Plus, there is a $25.00 gift certificate for anyone who participates! Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. ... See MoreSee Less