Edmonton bus driver applauded for helping homeless man in freezing cold – Edmonton

With Alberta’s capital mired in a deep freeze bringing dangerously cold temperatures with it, an Edmonton bus driver is being applauded for helping a

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A first for Surrey’s homeless as the cold spell continues – BC

For the first time, civic space has been opened up in Surrey to house the homeless during this cold snap. READ MORE: Surrey Urban

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Some of Kelowna’s homeless to get housing as winter shelter closes for good

B.C. Housing has secured an extension for the Inn from the Cold shelter in Kelowna. B.C., so that people sleeping there have a place

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Surrey lacks winter resources for the homeless: Councillor – BC

A Surrey councillor wants to see more shelter space for the homeless and in particular for the elderly. Brenda Locke said Surrey desperately needs

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Blankets for the Homeless helps spread the warmth in Montreal

Blankets for the Homeless volunteers were at Place Émilie-Gamelin on Sunday, handing out everything from sleeping bags, to jackets, and boots. Source link [Prosperity]

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Home for the holidays: 25 formerly homeless Calgary women to get apartments of their own

In time for the holidays, 25 formerly homeless Calgary women will be moving into apartments of their own. The Maple, a new apartment building

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Homeless in the snow? Long-time Whistler resident fears losing his trailer

It’s snowing in Whistler and Paul Mitts is worried. He moved into a trailer parked at the Whistler Tennis Club two nights ago, after

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Winter shelter opened in Powell River to meet homeless demand

An increasing demand for shelter spaces on B.C.’s Sunshine Coast has prompted the opening of a new 20-bed refuge for those who need it. The

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29th Night of the Homeless marches through Montreal

The Night of the Homeless takes place in 40 cities around the world. In Montreal those who support the homeless marched through the streets.

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Destroyed sheds used by Wetaskiwin homeless had been slated for removal

Two sheds used to shelter Wetaskiwin’s vulnerable population from extreme weather burnt down Monday — but the structures were already slated for removal, a city employee

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