LETS MEET THERESA, A MOTHER OF 3 CHILDREN, HOMELESS ON THE STREETS OF HASTINGS

Homeless Mothers

We meet a wonderful warm mother, Theresa, a 100 pound, 5 foot 2 inches, 52 year old mother of 3 children. Homeless on the streets of Vancouver, BC Canada. She teaches us a lot. Theresa also shows us how touch the streets are.. In the middle of the video we had to stop the video … Read more

Annual H’Arts for the Homeless event on October 5th 2017

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Each year Lookout Housing and Health Society hosts H’Arts for the Homeless, bridging art, circus, music, magic, storytelling and dance with Lookout’s mission. This event raises funds in support of the Lookout Foundation to further the goals and mission of Lookout Society and the people we serve. On October 5th 2017, Lookout Society will host … Read more

Buy or Volunteer to sell Toques and Mittens on Toque Tuesday February 2nd

Buy or Volunteer to sell Toques and Mittens on Toque Tuesday February 2nd 2016  from 7:00 am – 5:30 pm For 17 years Lookout Society has participated in the Raising the Roof Campaign which has raised $7 million to find solutions to homelessness across Canada and raise awareness since 1997. http://www.raisingtheroof.org Staff and volunteers from … Read more

Lookout Emergency Aid Society tour of its shelters in Vancouver and Surrey

Walking past Surrey’s Gateway 40-bed barrier free homeless shelter, it’s impossible to miss. After all, it’s on what’s nicknamed “the strip,” also known as 135A Street. Street people gather outside on the street by the dozen. Shopping carts, belongings and bikes litter the sidewalks. A trip to the Yukon Shelter in Vancouver is starkly different. … Read more