Entries by Lacey Yong

Five emerging trends in affordable housing and homelessness

By: Nick Falvo Nick Falvo Ph.D, is the Director of Research and Data at the Calgary Homeless Foundation (CHF). On January 24, I gave a presentation to students at the University of Calgary as part of the Certificate in Working with Homeless Populations program. The goal of this presentation was to discuss emerging trends in Canada’s affordable housing […]

How Housing Policy Benefits from a Socioeconomic Perspective — by Nick Falvo

By: Nick Falvo, Ph.D, Director, Research and Data, CHF On November 17, I delivered a webinar presentation for the Canadian Housing and Renewal Association titled “The Missing Piece: How Housing Policy Benefits from a Socioeconomic Perspective.” The presentation focused on both macroeconomic factors and factors pertaining to Canada’s social welfare system in general; I argued […]

Calgary Homeless Foundation Releases its Research Agenda – By Nick Falvo

Calgary Homeless Foundation Releases its Research Agenda By Nick Falvo, PhD This week, the Calgary Homeless Foundation (CHF) released its updated Research Agenda. Full disclosure: I’m CHF’s Director of Research and Data, and I co-authored this year’s research agenda along with Rachel Campbell. Here are 10 things to know: The CHF is a non-governmental organization […]