Deputation to Halton Health and Social Services Committee April 9, 2013

Poverty Reduction Forum

Halton Housing Forum

Opening Session: Perspectives on the need in Halton

  • Sheldon Wolfson – Commissioner of Social & Community Services, Regional Municipality of Halton
  • Sarah Fong – Senior Market Analyst, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
  • Garth Brown – Vice Chair, Affordable Housing Halton

Panel I: Identifying best practices

  • Jeff Paikin – President, New Horizon Homes
  • Tim Welch – Tim Welch Consulting Inc.
  • Sean Gadon – Director, Affordable Housing Office, City of Toronto

Panel II: “On-the-Ground Examples”

  • Larry Huibers – Executive Director, Hamilton Housing Help Centre
  • David Brodati – Policy & Program Specialist, Housing Services Division of the City of Hamilton