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Announcing The Society To End Homelessness In Burnaby

Please visit our new website www.burnabyhomeless.org The Society To End Homelessness In Burnaby BURNABY – The Burnaby Task Force On Homelessness has developed from an informal group to become The Society To End Homelessness In Burnaby. “I am pleased to

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A different measure of success

A Different Measure Of Success Opinion Editorial published in Burnaby Now on July 26, 2013 In today’s society we often associate a person’s success with material wealth: expensive clothing, home, vehicle, as well as in one’s education or career choice, and

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Bob Prittie Metrotown Library Exhibits Reach For the Stars

Bob Prittie Metrotown Library Exhibits Reach For the Stars BURNABY –Reach for the Stars, a community art project, is currently on display at the Bob Prittie Metrotown Library. Burnaby Homeless Connect is a free, one-day event hosted annually in October

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Extreme Weather Response Stood Down February 11,2013.

The Extreme Weather Response has been Stood Down February 11, 2013 The emergency-only sleeping spaces have been closed Please ensure that this information is posted and remove all ‘open’ posters We will inform you prior to noon of the next

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Request from the Burnaby Task Force On Homelessness

The season of summer events is quickly approaching.   The Burnaby Task Force On Homelessness attends such special events as: Canada Day, City Fair, Hat’s Off Day and hopefully the Kensington Fair.   At each of these events the Burnaby

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Extreme Weather Alert December 5th, 6th, 2011

The Burnaby Extreme Weather Response Team has called an Extreme Weather Alert for December 5th, 6th, 2011 at 7 pm   SHELTERING SPACES ARE AT: Westminster Bible Chapel 7540 – 6th Street, Burnaby Opens at 7 p.m.   IF YOU

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Extreme Weather Alert December 2,3,4, 2011

The Burnaby Extreme Weather Response Team has called an Extreme Weather Alert for December 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 2011 at 7 pm   SHELTERING SPACES ARE AT: Westminster Bible Chapel 7540 – 6th Street, Burnaby Opens at 7 p.m.   IF

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Extreme Weather Alert November 30, 2011

The Burnaby Extreme Weather Response Team has called an Extreme Weather Alert for Nov. 30 at 7 pm   SHELTERING SPACES ARE AT: Westminster Bible Chapel 7540 – 6th Street, Burnaby Opens at 7 p.m.   IF YOU ARE SLEEPING

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Extreme Weather Response

  Burnaby Extreme Weather Response Committee   WE NEED YOU! Help homeless people keep warm when winter weather puts them at high health risk.   Extreme Weather Alerts

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Thank you to Creekside

Thank you to Creekside Community Church for hosting a very successful drive for blankets, toiletries, and warm winter wear for our neighbors who are living in extreme poverty and homelessness. The donated items were delivered to the Progressive Ho using

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