Who We Are

The Burnaby Task Force on Homelessness was established in January 2005 to address the needs of Burnaby people dealing with the issue of homelessness.

The Burnaby Task Force On Homelessness is comprised of representatives from:

government agencies, the health authority, community organizations, businesses,

faith communities and concerned citizens who have come together to identify and address issues of

homelessness in the City of Burnaby.


The primary areas of focus are:

Community Awareness and Support

Adequate community support services for vulnerable populations

Develop a broad continuum of housing

Adequate, stable income sources that ensure basic necessities of life

Community Capacity Building


The Burnaby Task Force On Homelessness is committed to working with

all levels of government, social service agencies, business and faith communities and concerned citizens

to ensure the provision of housing, support services, and health care to people who are dealing with

homelessness or at risk of homelessness in Burnaby.


Presentations in the Community

The Burnaby Task Force On Homelessness welcomes opportunities to present about homelessness in Burnaby.

Should you wish:

a PowerPoint presentation,

an informal discussion

or a facilitated educational game for all ages called What Do People Need

for meetings or public events

please email info@burnabyhomelesstaskforce.org with your request.

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