Homeless

Youth-led report calls on B.C. government to create plan to end youth homelessness

There are no dedicated programs for youth homelessness at federal, provincial level, report says

Maggie and Tim: B.C. residential school survivor turns to faith, forgiveness in mourning son

A young man’s tragic death and his mother’s survival through hardship

Maggie and Tim: A residential school survivor and her son who died on B.C. streets

Part one of a two-part series on a young man’s tragic death and his mother’s survival through hardship

Winter coats needed for White Rock weather shelter

Donations sought as average of 20 guests hunker down nightly

Heavy rains prompt White Rock weather shelter to reopen

Up to 120 mm of rain expected by midday Saturday

Cloverdale’s annual walk for charity still looking for sponsors and participants

Coldest Night of the Year, or CNOY, comes to Surrey Feb. 22

B.C. VIEWS: Residents have had enough of catering to squatters

Media myth of homeless victims offends those who know better

Welfare woes: trying to stem the ‘cheque effect’

Victoria police chief suggests staggering welfare payments, others say solution not that simple

READERS REACT: Surrey homeless woman says city wrongly euthanized her dog

Our readers share their opinion about this incident involving a homeless woman from Whalley

VIDEO: Blankets needed at Surrey’s “tent city” on 135A Street

Advocate asks for donations along the Whalley strip to help keep the homeless warm

B.C. VIEWS: Getting past the homeless rhetoric

Politicians treat citizens protecting neighbourhoods as the problem