Supportive Housing: The Help Tenants Need to Stay Housed

When Dani Schroyen was evicted from Vancouver’s Hotel Canada in June, she ended up living in Cathedral Square, hoping to meet with outreach workers and get housing again. Then one night, all her belongings were set on fire. One lucky Tyee reader will receive $100 to shop one-of-a-kind creations by Emily Carr students at their […]

DTES Community Members Find Optimism and Opportunity at UGM’s 10th Annual Summer Connect

(Vancouver, B.C.) – DTES community members will be able to find life-changing opportunities at Union Gospel Mission’s (UGM) 10th annual Summer Connect. Around 2,000 people are anticipated where they’ll be able to connect with over 30 different service providers, including the Community Coordinated Response Network (CCRN). “In light of the significant displacement experienced in the neighborhood […]