The City of Abbotsford became a designated Community Entity under the Government of Canada’s Reaching Home program in April 2020. Reaching Home: Canada’s Homelessness Strategy is a community-based program aimed at preventing and reducing homelessness across Canada. As a designated Community Entity under the Reaching Home program, the City of Abbotsford receives ongoing funding between 2020-2024.
As a Community Entity, the City of Abbotsford is responsible for delivering the following programs and services:
The City of Abbotsford partners on the following initiatives as our response to homelessness in the community.