Edmonton mayor presses province to step up as EXPO shelter prepares to close

Mayor Don Iveson is calling on the province to work with local agencies to ensure homeless Edmontonians have access to critical services as an

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City looks to curb disorder around Expo Centre shelter

The City of Edmonton is taking new steps to discourage homeless people from loitering, littering and urinating outside the temporary shelters set up at

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Murder, arson charges laid in Wetaskiwin shelter fire

A man has been charged with first-degree murder two months after a fire in a former Wetaskiwin hotel that was being used for low-income housing

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Women murdered by partners should be named, says women’s shelter organization

When Sheree Zielke’s daughter was killed by her husband in 2014, she knew there would be attention from the press. Once a crime reporter

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Edmonton mosque offers shelter during deep freeze

An Edmonton mosque is opening its doors to those in need as the cold snap lingers. People will be able to sleep and get

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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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Alberta photographer takes shelter dogs on hikes to help them find forever homes

An Alberta photographer is taking shelter dogs on adventures to show off their personalities and help them find loving families that are a good fit.

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New Muslim-focused domestic violence shelter planned for Calgary

Muslim women and children fleeing abuse could soon have access to a specialized shelter catering to their cultural and religious needs. While there are

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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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Mountain heather, wet weather

Following on from the last image inside the bothy on the fell side…. It’s not often you actually want iclement wet weather on a

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