Burnaby Homeless Connect 2010 Mini Overview

Burnaby Homeless Connect 2010 

298 people attended this important event

 Thank you to the

57 volunteers,

41 service providers/staff and

17 invited guests who helped provide

service to 183 individuals

 277   BREAKFASTS were served by the Burnaby Optimists

   26   EYE CARE examinations performed

   13   DENTAL examinations performed

   38   Individuals were seen by the NURSE and NURSE PRACTITIONER

                         8 Blood Pressure Clinic

                       10 Nurse Practitioner

                       20 Public Health Services Nurse

   73   HAIR CUTS were completed

   13   MAKE OVERS were completed

 300   LUNCHES were served

   16   People attended the FOOT CARE CLINIC

 100   Attended the LEARNING TABLE

 150   People received COMFORT KITS

 Over 40 People attended who were formerly HOMELESS and are now HOUSED

 Unknown number TIM HORTON’S COFFEE served

 Unknown number participated in the COMMUNITY ART PROJECT

 Unknown number seen by the Progressive Housing Society OUTREACH WORKERS

Thanks Yous for HAW 2010 

The Burnaby Task Force on Homelessness would like to thank the following contributors to our Burnaby Homeless Connect and Homelessness Action Week events: 

A & W Metrotown

ABC Recycling

Amp Merchandising

BC Housing

Burger King Metrotown

Burnaby Community Connections

Burnaby Edmonds Lions Club

Burnaby Hospital

Burnaby Mental Health and Addictions

Burnaby Mental Wealth Society

Burnaby Newsleader

Burnaby Now

Burnaby Optimists

Burnaby Public Library

Burnaby RCMP

Cariboo Hill Secondary School Youth Action Committee

Choices Markets

City of Burnaby

City of Burnaby Councillors -Paul McDonell

Coast Capital Savings


Dr Ashifa Nurani New West Family Eye Care Centre

Dr Stuart Katz- Dentist

Fraser Health

            Nurse Practitioners- Primary Care Clinic

            Burnaby Home


            Public Health Services

Gourmet Bakers

Greater Vancouver Food Bank

I Care at Douglas College

Kats Foot Care

Burnaby Mental Health and Addictions

McGregor Socks

Me N Eds Pizza Parlors

Ministry of Housing and Social Development

MLA Harry Bloy

MLA Kathy Corrigan

MLA Raj Chouhan

MLA Richard Lee

MP Bill Siksay

MP Peter Julian

New Balance Shoes

New Life Community Church

North Trek Promotions

Old Spaghetti Factory continued page 2

Parish of St Timothy

Pro Organics

Progressive Housing Society

Regional Steering Committee on Homelessness


Salvation Army

Save On Foods

Southside Community Church

Utopia Academy Abbotsford


Tim Horton’s Community Cruiser

Van City

West Burnaby United Church

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