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VETS Canada Addresses the Root Causes of Homelessness with CBC’s Murray Brewster

12.11.16

One of VETS Canada’s National Directors, Lieutenant General (Retired) Walter Semianiw, and VETS Canada’s Ottawa Field Operations Manager, Jeff Murphy, spoke to CBC’s Murray Brewster regarding the issues surrounding homelessness amongst Veterans, as well as the services VETS Canada can offer for those in need of help.

On 10 December, VETS Canada organized one of their Boots on the Ground Walks in Ottawa – which allowed volunteers to connect with a number of Veterans in need. One such individual was moved by volunteers from the streets to safe housing that very same day:

This is great to see and like I said, what a Christmas for me – what a Christmas present! I’m having a roof over my head [for Christmas].”

Read the article here.