North Coast Transition Society

Eight new seniors apartments are ready for tenants in Port Edward. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Seniors housing units ready for tenants in Port Edward

Video tour of the new affordable apartments to be managed by the North Coast Transition Society

 

Jessica Carew, a support worker at the North Coast Transition Society, is helping put on their first art show, which will explore addiction. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Art exhibit to explore addiction in Prince Rupert

North Coast Transition Society asks community to submit art by Oct. 30

 

Councillor and acting mayor Blair Mirau, councillor Gurvinder Randhawa, MLA Jennifer Rice, Minister Selina Robinson and councillor Barry Cunningham were present for the groundbreaking of 36 new modular housing units in Prince Rupert on July 31, 2018. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Province breaks ground on Prince Rupert’s modular housing project

Construction for the new supportive housing next to the Transition House will be complete by winter

 

The location of BC Housing’s new units in Prince Rupert will be on Park Street next to the Transition House. (City of Prince Rupert)

Development permit issued for 36 BC Housing units next to Transition House

Prince Rupert council approved the permit for new homeless housing on June 25

The location of BC Housing’s new units in Prince Rupert will be on Park Street next to the Transition House. (City of Prince Rupert)
Mayor Lee Brain, North Coast Transition Society’s Christine White and Clyde and Julia Smith, who will run Prince Rupert’s new emergency winter shelter. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Extreme weather shelter will stay open for two more months

Prince Rupert’s emergency shelter at 328 Third Avenue West extended its hours for the season

Mayor Lee Brain, North Coast Transition Society’s Christine White and Clyde and Julia Smith, who will run Prince Rupert’s new emergency winter shelter. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Prince Rupert Mayor Lee Brain spent the weekend helping prepare the new emergency shelter on Third Avenue West. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

How many homeless people are in Prince Rupert? The province wants to know

Homeless count survey coming to North Coast city on March 21

Prince Rupert Mayor Lee Brain spent the weekend helping prepare the new emergency shelter on Third Avenue West. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Several BC Northern Real Estate Board members presented a cheque for $693 to the North Coast Transition Society for their extreme weather shelter. From left to right: Michal Sluka, Nadia Movold, Nikki Morse, Christine White, Jeff Clarke and Kenn Long. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

BC Northern Real Estate Board donates to extreme weather shelter

Several Prince Rupert real estate agents presented a cheque for $693 to the transition society

  • Dec 14, 2017
Several BC Northern Real Estate Board members presented a cheque for $693 to the North Coast Transition Society for their extreme weather shelter. From left to right: Michal Sluka, Nadia Movold, Nikki Morse, Christine White, Jeff Clarke and Kenn Long. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
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)
Mayor Lee Brain, North Coast Transition Society’s Christine White and Clyde and Julia Smith, who will run Prince Rupert’s new emergency winter shelter. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

VIDEO: Homeless shelter opens with 25 beds

Tent city occupant said they made their point, plans to use the new Prince Rupert emergency shelter

Mayor Lee Brain, North Coast Transition Society’s Christine White and Clyde and Julia Smith, who will run Prince Rupert’s new emergency winter shelter. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
People who are homeless have been sleeping in tent city, which was set up outside city hall last Wednesday, Nov. 8. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)

Downtown location found for an emergency shelter

Prince Rupert mayor asks community to direct financial support to the North Coast Transition Society

People who are homeless have been sleeping in tent city, which was set up outside city hall last Wednesday, Nov. 8. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)