YOU HAVE RIGHTS IN THIS SERVICE

 

 

In this Service -

 

 

You have the right to:

 

  • Assistance during a crisis or to prevent a crisis
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  • Be considered for accommodation and housing, based on fair policies
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  • Receive help finding and staying in suitable housing on a long-term basis
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  • Feel safe
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  • Be free from discrimination
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  • Respect for your culture
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  • Respect, dignity and privacy
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  • Make choices that will affect your future
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  • Participate in the decision making process of organizations providing services to you
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  • Help applying for income support, employment and health services, educational opportunities and other support services
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  • Make a complaint or appeal a decision you do not agree with and receive an answer that makes sense to you

 

You also have the Responsibility to:

 

  • Supply the correct and necessary information about yourself and your situation to organizations providing services to you
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  • Respect the rights of others to feel safe
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  • Respect the cultural backgrounds and privacy of others
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  • Treat others with respect and dignity
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  • Meet your responsibilities as a service participant.

Ask the workers about the other rights you have – and your responsibilities – whilst in this service

 

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