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Reaching Home program

Providing funds for community services to address the needs of homeless residents.

Reaching Home is a community-based program from the Canadian government aimed at preventing and reducing homelessness. It provides direct funding to communities across Canada to support their efforts in developing local solutions to homelessness.

Join the Community Advisory Board

The program is coordinated at the community level by the Community Advisory Board (CAB). The Region of Peel is accepting applications from residents in Peel to join the CAB.

The CAB is the local organizing committee responsible for setting direction for addressing homelessness in the community. It’s responsible for developing a plan, reviewing applications and recommending funding for Reaching Home projects.

Peel residents are invited to apply to join the Community Advisory Board.

Applications must be submitted by January 22, 2021

Project grants

If your community-based organization has a project that will help reduce and prevent homelessness in Peel you can apply for a project grant.

To receive the funding, the project must:

Eligibility  

To be eligible for a Reaching Home project grant for 2021/2022, an organization must meet the following requirements: 

Apply for a project
Capital sustainability checklist

Applications must be submitted by January 22, 2021

Reaching Home program information and directives can be found at Reaching Home: Canada’s Homelessness Strategy Directives.