Canada is Everyone

A point in time from my thesis proposal for my Graduate Liberal Studies degree at Simon Fraser University, back in 2017.

Helping Canadians to Bring the Homeless into “the Circle of Human Concern”.¹

©Leah Denbok Humanizing the Homeless

“The most important good we can distribute to each other in society is membership”²

“Belonging means more than just being seen. Belonging means being able to participate in the design of political, social, and cultural structures. Belonging means the right to contribute and make demands upon society and institutions.” ⁵

This project seeks to seed a meaningful shift in Canadians’ perceptions of people who are homeless.



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My name is Casey Hrynkow. I am a design strategist, co-creation facilitator and teacher. Blog at