18 Ways to Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day 2020

18 Ways to Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day 2020

In the last twelve months, Canada has had to face a lot of truths about its treatment of Indigenous Canadians. Of course, this has only opened our eyes to the work still yet to be done — both on a national and personal scale. That is why it is more important...
We’re Fighting for Recovery for All

We’re Fighting for Recovery for All

Will you help us fight for Recovery for All? Sign up now to join this urgent plan of action to include people experiencing homelessness in Canada’s recovery plan. Once you sign up, you will be prompted to share your support for this plan with The Prime Minister...
Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

The Zero Ceiling team are devastated and outraged by the murder of George Floyd and countless other Black victims by police officers in Minneapolis last week. We support the protests and calls for justice and an end to white supremacy that are ringing out across the...
RentSmart Education Opens Doors to Healthy Rentals

RentSmart Education Opens Doors to Healthy Rentals

In 2020, we introduced the RentSmart Certificate to the Life Skills Education curriculum for our Work 2 Live crew. In our last post, we told you how important supportive housing is for keeping a community’s most vulnerable residents healthy. In this blog, you...
Supportive Housing Ends Homelessness for BC Youths

Supportive Housing Ends Homelessness for BC Youths

Supportive housing in BC is gaining more recognition as a key way to prevent homelessness. In the social service field, it is considered best practice in a laundry list of possible interventions when supporting individuals with barriers. However, to the average...
Survival Mode: Mental wellbeing in the time of COVID-19

Survival Mode: Mental wellbeing in the time of COVID-19

May 4-10 is the Canadian Mental Health Association’s Mental Health Week. To celebrate, we are bringing you another letter from Rhianna, our Case Worker. She connects with our participants nearly every day, and we wanted her to share what mental health and...