Social Planning, Policy and Program Administration General Inquiry
99 Regina St. S.
Waterloo, Ontario
N2J 4G6

Phone: 519-883-2117
TTY: 519-575-4608
Fax: 519-883-2234

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Federally Funded

Homelessness to Housing Stability Programs

From the Federal Government, the Region has taken on the role of Community Entity for the Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS) and the role of Community Coordinator for the Homeless Individuals and Families Information System (HIFIS).

As the Community Entity, the Region is responsible for facilitating local planning and the administration of HPS funding.  Funding through HPS supports the Region's Housing First Program, STEP Home and one Aboriginal housing stability program.

As the HIFIS Community Coordinator, the Region champions implementation and assists with ongoing HIFIS activities.