In the News

Homelessness Action Week 2012 in the news:

Marpole groups offer helping hand to Homeless
By Naoibh O’Connor | Vancouver Courier | October 12, 2012

Connect Day helps homeless in Surrey
By Tom Zytaruk | Now |  October 11, 2012

Help for Tri-City homeless
By Gary McKenna | The Tri-City News | October 11, 2012

Aboriginal homelessness draws scrutiny
By Yolande Cole | The Georgia Straight | October 11, 2012

Walking a mile in the shoes of those less fortunate
By Wendy Stueck | Globe and Mail | October 10, 2012

Time for Sally Ann to find new home?
By Phil Melnychuk | Maple Ridge News | October 10, 2012

Vancouver homeless game iBeg takes gamers to the mean streets
By Gillian Shaw | Vancouver Sun | October 10, 2012

IBeg Homeless Game Announced During Vancouver Homelessness Action Week
By Jesse Ferreras | The Huffington Post B.C. | October 10, 2012

iBeg, the game about homelessness   
By Tyler Orton | 24 Hours Vancouver | October 10, 2012

Seniors add to homeless numbers
Homelessness Action Week aims to link needy with helpful services

By Jeremy Shepherd | North Shore News | October 10, 2012

Variety of events, activities during homelessness week
The New Westminster Homelessness Coalition Society is holding a variety of events to mark Homelessness Action Week.

The Record | October 10, 2012

Services for homeless planned for Oct. 15
By Brent Richter | Coquitlam Now | October 10, 2012

Homeless People Need Protection By The Law, Not Punishment Under It
Scott E. Bernstein Lawyer, Pivot Legal Society for Huffington Post Canada

Take a step toward empathy for those in downtown eastside
Union Gospel Mission organizes daily walks in the community to show people another side of the troubled neighbourhood

By Zoe McKnight | Vancouver Sun | October 10, 2012

More needs to be done to fight homelessness: Mayor Opens another supportive housing complex
By Anita Bathe | News 1130 |  October 9, 2012

Thousands turn up for Thanksgiving in the DTES
By Frank Luba |  The Province | October 8, 2012

Union Gospel Mission offers guided tours of DTES: It’s part of Homelessness Action Week
By Brock Hunter | News 1130 |  October 6, 2012

Donations sought for Homelessness Action Week
Burnaby NewsLeader | October 6, 2012

NIMBYism based on ‘fear of the unknown’
Globe and Mail | ‎October 5, 2012

A quarter of Metro Vancouver residents know a homeless person or someone who was homeless: survey
Global TV | October 4, 2012

Vancouver homelessness survey results surprise organizers
24 Hours Vancouver | ‎October 4, 2012‎

Survey indicates nearly one in four Metro Vancouver residents know someone | ‎October 4, 2012 ‎

1/4 of us know someone who is or has been homeless: survey
News1130 | ‎October 4, 2012

A quarter of Metro Vancouver residents know a homeless person or someone …
Vancouver Sun | ‎October 4, 2012‎

Poll gauges attitudes towards homelessness
Vancouver Courier | October 4, 2012

Op Ed: Poll on homelessness reveals contradictions
Vancouver Sun | ‎October 4, 2012‎

Community Holiday dinner a treat for homeless, volunteers
New Westminster News Leader | October 3, 2012

Vancouver housing a landlord’s market: task force
By Kendall Walters | 24 hours | October 3, 2012