• Edmonton Convention Centre to offer temporary shelter to homeless

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The city administration has decided to help homeless people by offering them temporary shelter at the Edmonton Convention Centre on Friday. The city has recently focussed on offering support to all homeless people, after large encampments were established in the Rossdale and Old Strathcona areas. The city estimated that over 2,000 people are suffering from the issue of homelessness, out of which some 600 are sleeping outside or unsheltered on any given night.
    The Edmonton Convention Centre will open to accommodate some 300 people each day and offer services to support overnight shelter by...
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