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Paula Goering

Researcher, Centre for Mental Health and Addiction

Paula Goering from the Centre for Mental Health and Addiction is an expert advisor with EvidenceNetwork.ca and an investigator with the At Home/Chez Soi study. She is a researcher at the University of Toronto.
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Fixing Homelessness Means Putting Housing First

Homelessness is more than a social issue, it's a health issue. At Home/Chez Soi has housed about 1,000 people with mental illness in five cities across Canada. Many of them are thriving. A chronic lack of affordable housing and stable employment opportunities that pay a living wage for low-skilled workers are often the reason people end up homeless in the first place.
01/23/2013 05:35 EST