Contact Us

New Westminster Homelessness Coalition Society
750 Carnarvon Street
New Westminster, BC
V3M 1E7

Email:
admin@nwhomeless.ca

Charitable Registration No:
809795081 RR0001


2019/20 Meetings

Scheduled meeting dates for the New Westminster Homelessness Coalition Society:

  • Board Meetings
    TBD

  • Coalition Meetings
    Next meeting:
    November 13, 2019
    9 am to 11 am
    Union Gospel Mission
    658 Clarkson Street

    • AGM
      TBD

    Meetings are held at the Russell Centre, 740 Carnarvon Street, New Westminster unless otherwise noted.


An open letter to the Greater Vancouver Foodbank

 

While community food security is on all of our minds right now as we professionally and personally deal with the effects of the pandemic, the Greater Vancouver Food Bank recently proposed changes to its registration process that will have a long term effect on people’s ability to access food supports.

In early March they […]

Supporting local service providers during the pandemic

At times like these, it is understandable that people want to support those in our community who are in need. As someone who has been a food advocate in this community for years now, I am extremely worried about the ability of our local organizations to meet community needs as this crisis unfolds. While it […]

COVID-19 Information Bulletin from the City of New Westminster

Are you a faith group or non – profit organization that provides services in New West? The City is forming a working group to develop strategies to support our most vulnerable folks.  All the info is in the bulletin below.

Stay safe everyone, Betina

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1EiRvDYyMAaZuTUT9g5U6na37G40gbt-s/view?usp=sharing

 

REMINDER: 55+ CONNECT DAY Feb 27th

For all the details check out the updated flyer

Holy Trinity is also doing their famous Clothing Boutique on 55+ CONNECT Day. They are in need of seasonal clothing donations, especially things like rainwear, weather-appropriate footwear, new socks, etc.  For more information on how you can help please view the flyer.

Volunteers needed – New West Homeless Count

The goals of the 2020 Homeless Count are to obtain a reliable estimate on the number of people experiencing homelessness, to obtain a demographic profile of those individuals through the count survey, and to identify long-term data trends of homelessness in the region.  It is extremely important for our community to be represented in these […]

NEW THIS YEAR: 55+ CONNECT Day on Feb 27, 2020

Are you 55+? Do you need to learn about support services in the community? Well, this is the day for you!  

Come enjoy a community breakfast put on by the folks at Holy Trinity Cathedral and then wander through the gym and visit a wide variety of service provider tables. Canada Revenue Agency […]