Development of more affordable housing units in Timmins is underway

TIMMINS — An old building in downtown Timmins is getting a new look. It’s the “Laroplex” building at the corner of Spruce Street South and Third Avenue. Construction on a new facade is just about done and officials with the Cochrane District Social Services Administration Board (CDSSAB) said work on the inside will take place […]

More frustration, conflicts among vulnerable homeless population in Sudbury, advocate says

The Go-Give Project in Sudbury says its clients urgently need more support. People experiencing homelessness in Sudbury, Ont., have been encountering more frustration and conflict over the past few months, according to advocacy groups. The Go-Give Project has six volunteers who serve 161 registered clients in Sudbury. The group says in the last six weeks alone, its volunteers have provided first […]