the homelessness challenge


April 29th, 2015

9:30 AM to 1:30 PM

WFCU Centre – Collavino Hall (South Entrance)

8787 McHugh St, Windsor, ON


(Photo: Diego Sevilla Ruiz)


How many high school students understand youth homelessness in Windsor-Essex? How many know what to do about it?


The Homelessness Challenge is a Leadership Windsor/Essex Community Action Project presented in partnership with the Homeless Coalition, Windsor-Essex Youth Strategic Action Committee, the Greater Essex County District School Board, New Beginnings, Life After Fifty, and the WFCU Centre.


Over 100 local high school students will be immersed in real-life situations, express their ideas of what homelessness looks like, work through it, and meet it head on.


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