PRESS – The Society to End Homelessness in Burnaby


November 29, 2022Burnaby Beacon: Cold weather this week will bring challenges to Burnaby’s unhoused population

October 5, 2022Burnaby Beacon: Council motion just before election is ‘grandstanding’ for voters: councillors

April 19, 2022CTV News: Mobile shower program for homeless launched by Burnaby organization

April 19, 2022CBC News: Mobile shower program launching in Burnaby aims to improve lives of people who are homeless

April 19, 2022Global BC Morning News: Providing Showers to Homeless Individuals

April 13, 2022CKNW Global News: Mobile Showers Launch Radio Segment

Global News 06:30 April 13, 2022 – Janet Brown

April 11, 2022Burnaby Beacon: Mobile Showers to Launch in Burnaby Next Week

February 18, 2022CBC Radio: Burnaby’s Homeless Population is Skyrocketing

February 14, 2022Burnaby NOW: Burnaby students make homemade Valentine’s Day cards for people who are homeless

February 8, 2022Burnaby NOW: Sixth annual Burnaby Coldest Night of the Year Walk for Homelessness taking place virtually

January 6, 2022CBC On the Coast with Gloria Macarenko: Check in on Emergency Shelters

January 5, 2022Burnaby Beacon: City of Burnaby closes temporary warming centre


December 23, 2021Burnaby Beacon: Upcoming cold temperature could spell danger for Burnaby’s homeless, says advocate

December 9, 2021Burnaby Beacon: New year, same mission: 2022 to bring changes to Burnaby’s Food Hub

November 17, 2021Burnaby Beacon: Storm, extreme rain, add to reasons why Burnaby needs permanent warming centre: advocate

October 22, 2021Burnaby Beacon: Burnaby Society to End Homelessness to receive portable shower and restroom station

October 18, 2021Burnaby Beacon: Burnaby needs a permanent warming centre

October 8, 2021Burnaby Beacon: Giving Back on Thanksgiving

September 28, 2021 Burnaby Beacon: Opinion: Homelessness in Burnaby is not an issue we can silence

September 1, 2021Burnaby Beacon: Election town hall on homelessness

September 1, 2021 Burnaby NOW: Federal candidates from Burnaby ridings to discuss homelessness at town hall

August 10, 2021 Burnaby NOW: Burnaby cooling centres helped hundreds during latest heat wave

July 28, 2021Burnaby Beacon: City of Burnaby preparing report for heat wave preparedness

July 5, 2021Burnaby Beacon: Know Your Neighbour -Carol-Ann Flanagan, executive director of the Society to End Homelessness in Burnaby

June 21, 2021Burnaby NOW: Burnaby’s emergency homeless shelter to stay open as new homes are built

June 1, 2021Burnaby NOW: Burnaby homeless count sees 80% increase and skyrocketing needs amid COVID-19

May 26, 2021Burnaby Beacon: The pandemic’s effects on local unhoused folks – Data released from the task force to end homelessness in Burnaby shows many issues only got worse in the last year

February 25, 2021Burnaby NOW: Burnaby walk to end homelessness ‘blew COVID goal out of the water’

February 13, 2021Burnaby NOW: Walkers needed for Burnaby’s Coldest Night of the Year to help homeless people

February 2, 2021Burnaby NOW: Burnaby homeless shelter opens 6 months after initial target


October 30, 2020United Way of Lower Mainland: Community Builders – Food Hubs

September 20, 2020Burnaby NOW: Emergency shelter in Burnaby now expected to open in October

August 13, 2020Burnaby NOW: COVID spurred greater cooperation between orgs in Burnaby: advocate

August 10, 2020Burnaby NOW: Burnaby outreach centre sees increase in families seeking services

August 7, 2020Burnaby NOW: Count finds 124 homeless in Burnaby, an 80% increase since 2017

July 20, 2020Burnaby NOW: Burnaby to look at training warming centre staff in overdose response


June 11, 2019Daily Hive: Burnaby’s first year-round homeless shelter to open in Brentwood


December 14, 2018CBC News: Advocates applaud opening of four warming stations in Burnaby

December 4, 2018CBC News: Temporary winter shelter, warming centres coming to Burnaby for the first time

November 29, 2018Burnaby NOW: Homeless advocates ‘overjoyed’ as Burnaby finally plans shelters

May 14, 2018 Burnaby NOW: Burnaby playing ‘catch-up’ with homeless housing: advocate