We recently spent time in the park and spoke to campers.
A lawsuit by the Friends of Beacon Hill Park is looking to sue the City of Victoria into evicting Beacon Hill Park's tent encampments
It took a city audit, drone surveys and hundreds of pages of legal documents to move 60 campers from one part of Beacon Hill Park to another part
Only four hospital beds exist in Victoria for people presenting with an emergency mental health issue. If you’re non-violent but experiencing a severe psychiatric crisis in Victoria, there’s basically nowhere to go
Despite fears they would be among the hardest hit by the pandemic, North America’s street communities emerged relatively unscathed
Clean rooms, round-the-clock outreach workers, and semi-regular fires
Encampments will remain, but be urged to move into other parts of the park