Homeless

Planning and Integration Specialist, South West Local Health Integration Network

London, Ontario
Deadline August 9, 2012

The South West Local Health Integration Network  (LHIN), is one of 14 local organizations that have been created in Ontario to plan, coordinate and fund local health services, including hospitals, community care access centres (CCACs), long-term care homes, community health centres (CHCs), community support service agencies, and mental health and addictions agencies. The office of the South West LHIN is located in London, Ontario.

Homelessness in rural areas: an invisible issue?

Type of Resource: Book
Source: In Kennett, P. and Marsh, A. (eds), Homelessness: Exploring The New Terrain. (Bristol: Policy Press, 1999), 61-79.
Author: Cloke, P., Milbourne, P., and Widdowfield, R.
 


Lessons from the evaluation for the ACCESS program

Type of Resource: Article
Source: (2002) Psychiatric Services 53(8), 967-969.
Author: Goldman et al.
 


Homelessness and health

Type of Resource: Book
Source: (2001) Canadian Medical Association Journal 164(2), 229-233.
Author: Hwang, SW.
 


Common Occurrence: the impact of homelessness on women's health

Type of Resource: Book
Source: Toronto: Kappel Ramji Consultants, 2002.
Author: Sistering
 


Integrated Health Services for Women Who Are Homeless and At Risk of Homelessness: The Situation in Ontario

I Introduction

II Background

III Process

IV Findings

V Obtaining the Report



--by Carolyn Whitzman, PhD, Faculty of Architecture, Building, and Planning

University of Melbourne, and Deborah Hierlihy, MA, Oriole Research and Design Inc., [email protected]



Acknowledgements: The authors would like to thank the other members of the research team, Dr. Stephen Hwang (St. Michael's Hospital Inner City Health Research Unit) and Alison Hamilton (Family Services of Haliburton County).



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