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Thirty self-contained suites at 3030 Gordon Avenue provide longer term accommodation for previously homeless persons preparing for independent living. Supports are provided, as necessary.
To apply for a supportive housing suite:
Contact: 604-648-4270, BC Housing’s Orange Hall Office
This year’s nightly winter shelter program will be operating at host Tri-city churches from October 1, 2023 to April 15, 2024 for people who are experiencing or who are at risk of homelessness. This is a successful, long-standing program that has been operating for many years.
Everybody is welcome but walk-ups are not permitted – please call to arrange pick-up. Shelter includes a bed, warm meal, bagged lunch, support and referrals. Pets in a kennel are welcome. Pick up starts at 8:45 p.m. Drop off is 7 a.m.
To reach the Progressive Winter shelter between the hours of 8:30 p.m. and 8:00 a.m.: