Homelessness Action Week 2012
The seventh annual Homelessness Action Week takes place in Metro Vancouver from Sunday, October 7 to Saturday, October 13. It’s a week geared toward promoting events for people who are homeless and increasing awareness and action around homelessness
This year’s activities include Homeless Connect Events (service fairs for people who are homeless), a public awareness campaign focused on strengthening community, and Finding Home, an event that shares inspiring stories from people who have experienced homelessness and those who are working to improve the lives of the homeless.
Finding Home is at the St. Andrew’s-Wesley United Church on Wednesday, October 10 (World Homeless Day). Participants include the SFU/Portland Hotel Society Community Choir, the Homeless Soccer Club, and Poet Laureate Bud Osborn.