This can be a really hard time of year for some, especially for those facing poverty and homelessness, so here are some simple ways to help make someone’s life a little brighter.
Nanaimo Homeless Coalition
Uniting the organizations, citizens and governments that support our most vulnerable residents.
Together, we work to end homelessness while diminishing the harm it causes to individuals and community.
By bringing together the many organizations working to address homelessness, we are more impactful and effective in our approach.
The John Howard Society's Housing First program supports people experiencing homelessness in Nanaimo as they work to achieve their housing goals.
Norma is 65 years old and facing homelessness after receiving notice that her home on Gabriola is being sold. Hear her story and what community means to her.
Nanaimo Homeless Coalition has made funds available to support service providers in their efforts to improve services that address homelessness, in preparation for a coordinated access system.
Take a look at our five-year plan
Nanaimo's Action Plan to End Homelessness was developed by the Nanaimo Homeless Coalition
and endorsed by the City of Nanaimo.
Homelessness in Nanaimo
Important information about homelessness and how it's impacting our community.
Learn more about the Nanaimo Homeless Coalition
The Nanaimo Homeless Coalition offers guidance and direction on the delivery of services for our most at-risk residents, by bringing together the many organizations working to address homelessness.
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If you’re looking for mental health support, shelter, addictions treatment, food banks and more,
Call or text 2-1-1 or visit bc211.ca, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year for free information and support right in your community.