Conversations about homelessness in the harbour city happen every day but a campaign wants to make sure the right conversations are happening. Homelessness Action Weeks runs from Sunday, Oct. 13 to Saturday, Oct. 19. Numerous events run during the week designed to engage community members and also those currently experiencing homelessness. Nanaimo Homeless coalition co-chair Yvonne Borrows told NanaimoNewsNOW it’s a chance for people to engage, become informed and cut through some overwhelming stigma and mis-information about the crisis.  Read the rest of this article at NanaimoNewsNOW.com…

There’s a lot of talk all the time that no one’s doing anything, that agencies aren’t doing their job. And yet, most frontline agencies are working their butts off to meet the demand and address some of the issues the best they can.

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