On March 8, 2017 Metro Vancouver conducted a point in time count of all the sheltered and unsheltered homeless across the Greater Vancouver Area. This count is conducted every three years.
On April 10th, 2017 a preliminary data report for this count was released.
The North Shore Homelessness Task Force has written a statement regarding this initial report.
A summary report on the 2017 Homeless Count will be completed and posted here once the full data report is released in June, 2017.