Funding: Expansion of Reaching Home: Canada’s Homelessness Strategy - Designated Communities stream – Apply

Current status: Closed

The new Designated Communities are:

  • Abbotsford, BC
  • Chilliwack, BC
  • Cowichan Valley, BC
  • Lambton County, ON
  • Cochrane District (Timmins), ON
  • Kenora, ON

We will negotiate with the selected Community Entity in each successful community to enter into a funding agreement beginning in fiscal year 2021 to 2022 to 2023 to 2024.

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4. Apply

Before submitting your application, please ensure that you have collected all of the required documents. Only the required documents will be reviewed as part of the assessment process. These include:

  • a completed Concept Paper Template
  • letters of interest from each organization interested in undertaking the role of Community Entity or 2 supporting letters from the community homelessness stakeholders if the applicant is proposing their own name

Submit your application

  1. By email to
  2. By mail to the address below. Your package must be postmarked by Canada Post or a mail carrier of your choosing by the closing date of the call


Applications cannot be submitted through other means, including cloud storage service providers such as Dropbox or Google Drive.