In 2008 Calgary started on a bold path to end homelessness in 10 years. Enormous progress has been made, but much work remains. It’s time for the final drive to get it done.
House 100% of those experiencing chronic and episodic homelessness, a total of 3,200 people
Stabilize 35% of households at risk of or experiencing transitional homelessness, a total of 9,400 households
Reduce the average length of stay in single emergency shelters to 10 days and 14 days for family shelters— reductions of about 60%
Reduce the total number enumerated in the homeless Point-in-Time Count by 70%