The North Shore Extreme Weather Plan provides for additional sheltering space to be made available when the weather is severe enough to pose a higher health risk to the homeless. The alert is called on a daily basis.
The purpose of this notice is to inform that an Extreme Weather Alert has been called. Additional sheltering spaces are being provided at two local services:
Open at 8 pm
EXTRA SHELTER HAS OPENED AT:
NORTH SHORE SHELTER
705 WEST 2nd STREET @ BEWICKE
OTHER SHELTERING IS ALSO AVAILABLE
CONTACT THE NORTH SHORE SHELTER FOR REFERRAL
IF YOU ARE SLEEPING OUTSIDE, PLEASE COME TO THE SAFETY OF THE SHELTER!
If you are a service agency:
1. Please print the attached poster on bright YELLOW paper and post it in areas which homeless individuals may see it;
2. notify all your staff that the Alert has been called and ask them to spread the news to the homeless they come into contact with; and to refer people to the:
North Shore Shelter @ 705 West 2nd Street, Phone: 604-982-9126
We also need volunteers, if you can volunteer time within the extreme Weather Shelter, please call David Newberry or Linda Fox @ 604-982-9126