SHAW TV’s Homelessness in the Capital Region


Shaw TV shares Mike’s story and the homelessness issue in Greater Victoria.

Mike Woestenburg doesn’t quite look like your “average” homeless person, but he is. Shaw TV’s Nikki Ewanyshyn learned more about Mike’s struggle and the whole region’s challenges regarding homelessness.

Watch the story:

Source: Shaw TV

Author: Nikki Ewanyshyn

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