homeless

QPID sleeps rough for homelessness awareness

Queen’s Project’s on International Development (QPID) will be hosting their annual Five Days for Homeless on March 3 to 8.Continue...

More than a consignment dress boutique

In November, the City reported 55 per cent of Kingston’s homeless population were women. Dawn House Women’s Shelter and Spread the Love Boutique want to make sure no one forgets.

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Anti-homeless architecture is inhumane

Whether it’s armrests dividing benches, or spikes surrounding buildings, anti-homeless architecture is inhumane. Often politely labelled “defensive architecture,” some public spaces are designed to...Continue...

Students launch initiative to aid Kingston’s homeless youth

In early October, a group of Queen’s commcerce students started Locals for Locals — a project created with the goal of rallying community support for Kingston’s homeless youth.Continue...