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Indwell Staff

Indwell commemorates World Homeless Day and World Mental Health Day by celebrating the grand opening of its first program in London

On Thursday, October 10, Indwell had a grand opening and open house of Woodfield Gate, our first London supportive affordable housing community. The event included tours of the building as well as a ceremony and ribbon cutting.  Previous Next It was also announced that the London Community Foundation will be supporting our programming in London

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Opioid Crisis
The Hamilton Spectator

Overdose crisis: Messages of hope and despair at Gage Park

Don’t use alone. Get a naloxone kit. Overdose prevention sites save lives.

These are some of the thoughts that roll off the tongue of Lloyd Bryer as he addresses a crowd from the Gage Park band shell gathered for Overdose Awareness Day.

But one observation resounds on a deeply personal level that’s not immediately obvious.

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Oxford
Ontario Construction News

Affordable Housing Sector Leads Transition to Energy Efficient Construction in Oxford County

The first multi-residential unit building built in Woodstock to the Passive House standard for energy efficiency was among the recipients of a pre-election funding announcement this week.

Blossom Park is designed to reduce energy consumption through passive design and the use of energy efficient materials. It seeks to meet conservation goals outlined in the Future Oxford Community Sustainability Plan and be recognized as a leader in environmental action.

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The Hamilton Spectator

Jeff Mahoney: Two kids, taking a ‘stand’ for community, and giving it back to Indwell’s The Commons in Hamilton

If you’re supposed to make lemonade when life gives you lemons, as they say, what are you supposed to do when life (or mom) skips the lemons and goes right to giving you the lemonade, already made?

Why, you make a lemonade stand, of course. It’s summertime, after all. And so to move the saying forward: if life gives you a lemonade stand, make lemonade sales, at 50 cents a cup.

And lastly, if life gives you money from lemonade sales (more than you ever expected), what should you make then? A trip to the toy store? No, if you’re Brady and Jesse Dutra, what you make is a … difference.

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