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A pilot project that aims to divert families from accessing homeless shelters in London is seeing great success.
Rather than just telling families faced with homelessness to come down to the shelter, the project at Rotholme Women’s and Family Shelter looks at what can be done to keep the families where they are or help them move somewhere else. 766 more words
Usually, it’s affordable housing that is lost to redevelopment but sometimes it’s houses of worship and irreplaceable shelter beds.
The church at 1805 Larch Street in Kitsilano, which has doubled as an Extreme Weather Response (EWR) homeless shelter for many winters, … 1,647 more words
AUSTIN (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday he raised concerns with the American Red Cross following Hurricane Harvey that hundreds of millions of dollars in donations wasn’t getting to people who need it. 654 more words
Emergency shelters have been opened in several southern Alberta communities after a snowstorm knocked out power for hundreds of customers.
Adverse weather due to the snow was cited for several of the outages – at one point as many as 800 customers in the Strathmore area were without power. 164 more words