Initiatives recommended by Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness
Dozens gather to remember beloved Victoria panhandler with emotional memorial
Victoria task force proposes outreach team to help city’s most vulnerable
Activists battling to prevent closing of Victoria rooming house
Three peninsula mayors unite in an effort to end homelessness.
Rapid and substantial progress towards a region without homelessness is in reach, says mayors
Our Place is getting a new mural – watch the progress on Vital People. Read more
Live-aboards on the Gorge are soon to be no longer, raising concerns about where the at-risk residents will go. Read more
The City of Victoria has voted to contribute funding to an affordable housing development in Saanich. Read more
Controversial project on the site of the old St Andrews school goes before the public. Read more
If you require urgent emotional support, including having thoughts of suicide and other mental health issues, please call Vancouver Island Crisis Line: 1-888-494-3888.
Youth (under 25 years of age) may access youthspace.ca for online emotional support.
For other resources, including shelter availability, visit bc211.ca