Why is Homelessness Still a Crisis in Nanaimo? “Why is homelessness getting worse? Can’t we just house everyone?” It’s a simple question with a complex answer. Read more
Nanaimo Homeless Count Shows Serious Need for Increased Investments The 2020 Nanaimo PiT Count final datawas presented to Nanaimo City Council on Sept 28, highlighting the dire need for increased affordable housing and improved services for those facing homelessness. Read more
Mobile Primary Care Outreach
Operating out of their van Monday to Friday, the team of doctors, nurses and peers are offering primary care where it’s needed most. Read more
Literacy Central Vancouver Island’s “Word On The Street” bulletin board on display Featuring stories and artwork by homeless creatives, along with news, announcements and a map of local services. Read more
Homelessness Action Week Oct 11-17 NHC publishes posters addressing the personal side of homelessness and launches the Knowledge Panel. Read more
Our Knowledge Panel is formed of speakers who are available upon request to virtually present on their area of expertise to public groups. We need more speakers. Please email us if you'd like to volunteer for this school year. Read more
Local Action Keep track of all the good work underway in Nanaimo. Visit our website's Local Action page.
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