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Apr 2020

Support : COVID-19 Information for Service Providers

Government Support

City of Nanaimo Support

Vulnerable Populations

Food

Housing

Facilities

1.  On Wesley Street, near the Overdose Prevention Site
2.  Outside the Community Services Building at 285 Prideaux Street, near the 7-10 Club breakfast program
3.  Across the road from the Salvation Army New Hope Centre, at the intersection of Cavan/Nicol/Esplanade

1.  Maffeo Sutton Park
2.  Dallas Square, near the cenotaph
3.  Wharf Street Loo, in the Diana Krall Plaza

COVID-19 Provincial Support

Housing

Income & Expenses

Supports

COVID-19 Federal Support

UPDATE – April 28, 2020:

Nanaimo is set to receive $200,000 in Indigenous funding and $200,000 in Designated funding. The Nanaimo Homeless Coalition will decide how and where this funding is spent to make the biggest impact possible in our region.​​​​​​​

On March 18, as part of Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan, the Federal Government announced an additional $157.7 million for the Reaching Home: Canada’s Homelessness Strategy.

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