Tag: Homelessness

Former Homeless Teen Graduating On Dean’s List – GNSOTD Wed, May 20th 2020

With the COVID-19 Pandemic still wreaking havoc on the world, millions are at risk or are facing homelessness, as this has an impact on not just health, but also the economy. But for those in that position, or others worried

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Makeshift Homeless Shelter – GNSOTD Tue, Apr 14th 2020

With Concerts and Sporting events being off-limits, one has to wonder what is being done with all those big empty arenas. Well when it comes to the FirstOntario Centre; they have found what might be the best use. It is

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World’s Big Sleep Out To Help Homeless In December

For one night, in backyards, hometowns and iconic locations across the globe, people will sleep out in unison to create the world’s largest display of solidarity with and support of those experiencing homelessness and displacement. It is an event which

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From Homeless To Home With Help – GNSOTD Wednesday, Sept 4th 2019

Homelessness often happens in unexpected ways; for Phil Colbert it happened when he followed his sister onto the street to protect her. That decision unfortunately led him into a world he was unprepared for and it wasn’t too long until he

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Shelter Services Made Available 24/7

As the weather inevitably turns colder the City of Brantford says individuals requiring emergency shelter will have access to enhanced services that will operate 24-7, with the goal of helping people find a safe and suitable long-term housing options as

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