Delaying C-70 would be a gift to our adversaries / Richard Fadden / MLI in parliament
Delaying C-70 would be a gift to our adversaries / Richard Fadden / MLI in parliament
Why Can’t Canada Meet its NATO Spending Target?: Balkan Devlen on The News Forum

Saskatoon’s only drop-in overnight shelter set to close [Video]

Categories
Saskatchewan News

Concern is growing for Saskatoon’s homeless population with a core neighbourhood shelter set to close in days.

Since December, St. Mary’s Parish hall on 20th Street West has been offering hundreds of people a place to shelter from the elements and stay safe every night, from 10 p.m. until 7 a.m.

Intended as a place to go during the coldest months for those who need it the most, the hall will revert to serving only parishioners again on April 21.

With just a few more days until closure, people concerned where people who have been using the shelter all winter will go now.

“Once the warm-up location is closed, those same numbers are still going to be there, but now on the street,” St. Mary’s Parish priest Father Kevin McGee said.

“And so my concern for them is where will they go now? And I think that’s a question that …

Canada
Canada's troops in Latvia / Balkan Devlen, Alexander Lanoszka, and Toms Rostoks
Federal employment bloat costing taxpayers at least $10 billion annually: Jack Mintz in the Financial Post