Calgary Homeless Foundation: Calgary Agencies Pioneer Program to Re-House and Support Individuals Leaving Addiction Treatment Centres

10 Year Plan to End Homelessness Pilot Program Announcement

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

11:00 am

October 08, 2010

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 8, 2010) - A partnership between Calgary agencies provides individuals leaving addictions treatment and substance abuse programs, who would otherwise be homelessness, with homes and ongoing support to assist with their long term recovery.

Learn more about this ground-breaking program at a Media Conference. Details are provided below.

Date:   Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Time:   11:00 am
Location:   Siksika Room
    McDougall Centre
    455 6th Street SW
    Calgary, AB

Interview Opportunities:

  • Honourable Jonathan Denis, QC, Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs 
  • Ms. Karen Crowther, Director, Keys to Recovery, Fresh Start Recovery Centre
  • Mr. Stacey Petersen, Executive Director, Fresh Start Recovery Centre
  • Mr. Tim Richter, President and CEO, Calgary Homeless Foundation
  • Two to three individuals being assisted by Keys to Recovery program