For many on Victoria’s streets, hope comes with a cup of coffee
Homelessness Action Week is underway. This is a week we should all take a moment to better understand those experiencing homelessness in our community, and how we can help them.
Half a dozen people, slumped over chairs and tables, slept in the front foyer of the Rock Bay Landing shelter — its 84 beds full with the city’s homeless before dawn Tuesday. Around the corner, about 25 people — mostly men — rubbed their hands together in the cold air under a covered loading dock on David Street.
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Source: Times Colonist
Author: Sarah Petrescu