Smithers Sees Increase In Shelter Seekers

Smithers Interior News reported recently on an increase in users of the Broadway Place homeless shelter in Smithers. Although Smithers' efforts to provide housing for the homeless were praised by local community service groups, the problem of an increase in those seeking shelter is an ongoing concern. Many of those looking for a place to stay are referred to housing out of town, but lose access to the services available in Smithers when they leave.

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