One in nine Canadians has been or come close to being homeless, a study released by the Salvation Army suggests. - CBC News (article link)

Overall, "homelessness is either a real or near threat" for millions of Canadians and getting worse, the report, titled "Poverty shouldn't be a life sentence," concluded.
- Levels were highest in Manitoba and Saskatchewan,
- Levels were lowest in Newfoundland and Quebec,


Canadian homelessness report: Are you living paycheque to paycheque?
http://www.cbc.ca/news/pointofview/2010/05/canadian-homelessness-report-are-you-living-paycheque-to-paycheque.html