Has homelessness been reduced in Victoria?

Judith Lavioe takes a look at the state of homelessness in Greater Victoria.

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Volunteers turn Victoria apartment building into housing for youth

Threshold’s new youth apartment building is really coming along thanks to the HeroWork team.

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Free camping in city parks a dilemma for Victoria

Councillors at the City of Victoria are looking to tackle the challenge of camping in Victoria parks.

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B.C. mayors push province on mental health

BC Mayors are pushing the Province to provide long-term-care beds for the severely mentally ill.

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Victoria’s Our Place expands hours, add programs for homeless, poor

Our Place Society is expanding their hours for the winter months.

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Lack of affordable housing driving Greater Victoria homeless increase

Goldstream Gazette coverage of the Coalition’s AGM and the announcements and reports released:

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Number of homeless seniors spikes in Victoria: SFU study

After analyzing the  trends and patterns of homelessness in Greater Victoria a recent report finds seniors are disproportionately represented.

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Victoria United Way sets $6-million fundraising target

The United Way announced Wednesday it’s 2014 campaign goal is to raise $6 million. This year’s theme is Unite to Change.

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Families, children among capital region’s homeless: report

The Coalition’s latest reports show the patterns of homelessness and the number of individuals using temporary shelter on one night.

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New Saanich apartment block will be for homeless seniors

Victoria Cool Aid Society’s Cottage Grove has gone before Saanich Council and received approval.

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