Mini Overview of Burnaby Homeless Connect 2012

Burnaby Homeless Connect 2012 * New Service Provided in 2012

Thank you
to the 6 student volunteers and staff who compiled comfort kits on Tuesday Oct 2
and the 13 volunteers/staff who set up for the event on Wednesday Oct 10

and at Burnaby Homeless Connect
thank you to the
48 volunteers
61 service providers and
24 special guests
who helped provide service to 224 individuals
(an increase of 42 individuals over 2011)

357 People attended this important event which builds a caring community in Burnaby

15 ABORIGINAL HEALTH
29 BC HOUSING
20 BIKE TUNE UPS*
19 BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC
265 BREAKFASTS by Burnaby Optimists
21 BURNABY MENTAL WEALTH
200 COMFORT KITS
18 COMMUNITY ART PROJECT
15 DENTIST
50 FLU SHOTS
31 FOOT CARE CLINIC
58 HAIR CUTS
98 LEARNING TABLE
19 LEGAL SERVICES
10 LOOKOUT OUTREACH
150LUNCHES by Salvation Army
17 MAKE OVERS
13 MANICURES*
32 MINISTRY of SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
28 OPTOMETRIST
53 PROGRESSIVE HOUSING OUTREACH
68 SPCA*
11 SUBSTANCE USE SERVICES
50 YYOUNG *

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 Station Square
ABC Recycling
BC Housing
BCIT Nursing Program
Burger King
Burnaby Board of Trade
Burnaby Community Connections
Burnaby Mental Wealth Society
Burnaby Newsleader
Burnaby Now
Burnaby Optimists
Burnaby RCMP
Burnaby Dental Centre
Cariboo Hill Secondary School
Cariboo Hill Youth Action Committee
City of Burnaby
City of Burnaby Councillors
-Paul McDonell
-Sav Dhaliwal
Coast Capital Savings
Costco
Creekside Community Church
East Burnaby Quilters
Fatima Zahraa Helping Hand Program
Fraser Health Aboriginal Health
Fraser Health
Burnaby Hospital
Burnaby Substance Use Services
Public Health Services
Glossy Nails
Gourmet Bakers
Greater Vancouver Food Bank
Home Depot
I Care at Douglas College
Kat’s Foot Care
Legal Services Society
Lookout Society
Me N Eds Pizza Parlors
Metropolis at Metrotown
Ministry of Housing and Social Development Burnaby Metro Pointe
MLA Harry Bloy
MLA Raj Chouhan
MLA Kathy Corrigan
MLA Richard Lee
MP Peter Julian
MP Kennedy Stewart
New Balance Shoes
New

Life Community Church
New West Family Eye Care Centre
Old Spaghetti Factory
Our Community Bikes
Progressive Housing Society
Pro Organics
Purdy’s
Regional Steering Committee On Homelessness
Salvation Army
Save On Foods
Shoe Warehouse
Simon Fraser Student Union
Southside Community Church
SPARC BC
SPCA
Telus
Tim Horton’s Community Cruiser
Tommy Douglas Library
Twelfth Ave Elementary School
Utopia Academy
Van City
Vancouver International Community Church
West Burnaby United Church
White Spot
YYoung

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