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I am 38 years old. I have worked in construction (concrete)and doing renovations. The things that have contributed the most to my difficulties is my addiction.

Wish List
  • Footwear - Size 13 - Workboot - Dakota T-max if possible

  • Socks

  • Hat, gloves and scarf

  • Carhart for work - zip up type

  • Warm winter coat - Size XL

  • Back pack

  • Phone card

  • Transportation tickets - Monthly bus pass

Gateway Shelter for Women and Men
Vernon, British Columbia

The John Howard Society began offering services to men and women in Okanagan in 1957. Originally based out of Kelowna the Society grew over the years, eventually providing services throughout the Okanagan, the Thompson region and the Kootneys. The shelter provides women emergency shelter in the downtown core area of Vernon for the absolute homeless who may be suffering from economic downturn illiteracy, addictions and/or mental health challenges.

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