Edmonton social agencies, police set up new hub to help homeless

Number of homeless people rose more than 60 per cent during COVID-19 pandemic Social agencies, the police, health and city workers will operate under one roof to help bolster efforts to help homeless people in Edmonton. The agencies moved into a collective space at the Union Building in the Central McDougall neighbourhood Wednesday. The groups […]

Canada Supports Rapid Housing Projects in Surrey

SURREY, BC, July 7, 2021 /CNW/ – Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the need for affordable housing and led to rising levels of homelessness. The Government of Canada created a national strategy to build hundreds of thousands of units and provide affordable housing […]