The

Haldimand, Norfolk & Brant Counties

Shoebox Project

l'Opération boîte à chaussures de la

Haldimand, Norfolk & Brant Counties

Seeking local coordinator!

This chapter is seeking a local coordinator! Click here to learn more about the role and apply.

Thank You for Your Support!

Thank you to everyone who supported our Virtual Shoebox Drive in 2020! We are so grateful that we were able to provide gifts to local women impacted by homelessness during this particularly difficult time.

The drive is now over until next holiday season, but you can support our efforts all year long!

Here's how you can help in the off-season:

Cette saison des fêtes, créez une Boîte à chaussures virtuelle​

Cette année, nous nous sommes tous sentis isolés, et en particulier les femmes dans les refuges. Remplir une Boîte à chaussures peut sembler différent cette année, mais son impact est le même.

Créez une Boîte à chaussures virtuelle et en quelques minutes, vous rappellerez à une femme touchée par l’itinérance qu’elle est appréciée et que quelqu’un se sent concerné par son bien-être.

Previous Updates

Homelessness in

Haldimand, Norfolk & Brant Counties

10.8%

In Brant County the unemployment rate is 10.8% (2020) and 6.9% (2016) in Haldimand Norfolk Counties. Many state job loss or underemployment is a significant stress leading them to experiencing homelessnes.

1,191

There are 1,191 families in Brant County and 253 families in Norfolk County who are on a waitlist for rent to geared to income housing.

10 years

​There is a waitlist up to 10 years in Norfolk County and up to 9 years in Brant County for a 1 bedroom rent to geared income home.

Our Shoeboxes Go to Women At the Following Agencies...

Les refuges ou nous livrons vos dons

Brantford Native Housing

Cayuga Food Bank

Dunnville Salvation Army

Ganohkwasra Family Assault Support Services

Hagersville Food Bank

Haldimand Norfolk Homeless Prevention Services

Haldimand Norfolk Women's Services

Indwell

Norfolk Community Help Centre

Nova Vita Domestic Violence Prevention Services

Quetzal Family Homes

Sally Laidlaw House

St. Leonard's: Integrated Crisis Network

St. Leonard's: Youth Resource Centre

Victim Services of Brant

Victim Services of Haldimand Norfolk and Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation

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