The Expanding Housing and Support Services for Women, Non-Binary and Transgender Community Sub-Committee is established by Council and are comprised of some Members of Council and in certain circumstances also have citizen members.
The Expanding Housing and Support Services for Women, Non-Binary and Transgender Community Sub-Committee reports up to the Emergency and Community Services Commitee. Members of Sub- Committees are appointed by Council. When Sub-Committees hold a ‘meeting’ as that term is defined in the Municipal Act, 2001/the City’s Procedural By-law, it must comply with the open meeting provisions of the Municipal Act, 2001 and the City’s Procedural By-law as applicable.
The Expanding Housing and Support Services for Women, Non-Binary and Transgender Community Sub-Committee is empowered by and responsible to City Council for its activities; reporting on emerging issues as required pertaining to expanding housing and support services for women, transgender and gender non-binary identified persons to address the intersections of identities such as race, sexual orientation, and gender identity which create unique experiences of housing instability and homelessness. The Sub-Committee will report through the Emergency and Community Services Committee.
The Expanding Housing and Support Services for Women and Transgender Community Sub-Committee membership will consist of:
· four (4) members of Council;
· two (2) representatives from the Women’s Housing Planning Collaborative (WHPC);
· three (3) Council appointed volunteer citizens with experience and interest in homelessness prevention and the provision of affordable housing; and,
· A minimum of one (1) staff representative from the City’s Homelessness Policy and Programs Team, Housing Services Division will also sit on the Sub-Committee as a non-voting member.
Loren Kolar, Legislative Coordinator
Telephone: 905-546-2424 ext. 2604
|Name||Position||Term Start||Term End||Status||Appointed By|
|Kroetsch, Cameron||Councillor||25 Jan 2023||14 Nov 2026||Active||Council|
|Nann, Nrinder||Councillor||25 Jan 2023||14 Nov 2026||Active||Council|
|Wilson, Alex||Councillor||25 Jan 2023||14 Nov 2026||Active||Council|
|Wilson, Maureen||Councillor||25 Jan 2023||14 Nov 2026||Active||Council|