BC Housing

Raffles Inn has run a 12-bed shelter for the past 15 years, and with occupancy rates dropping BC Housing is looking for a new location. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)                                Raffles Inn has run a 12-bed shelter for more than a decade, and with occupancy rates dropping BC Housing is looking for a new location. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

BC Housing to move shelter location from Raffles

After 12 years, the province looks for another year-round homeless shelter location in Prince Rupert

Raffles Inn has run a 12-bed shelter for the past 15 years, and with occupancy rates dropping BC Housing is looking for a new location. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)                                Raffles Inn has run a 12-bed shelter for more than a decade, and with occupancy rates dropping BC Housing is looking for a new location. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
All that remains of tent city outside Prince Rupert’s city hall on Sunday, Nov. 26. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

BC Housing reveals cost to run two homeless shelters

After tent city dismantled, BC Housing states how much it’s supporting Prince Rupert’s shelters

All that remains of tent city outside Prince Rupert’s city hall on Sunday, Nov. 26. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Tents raised outside city hall to draw attention to homelessness

Tents raised outside city hall to draw attention to homelessness

Mayor Lee Brain asks province to bring affordable modular homes to Prince Rupert

Tents raised outside city hall to draw attention to homelessness