Quebec will exempt homeless from COVID-19 curfew after court ruling

The Quebec government says it will not challenge a temporary court order exempting the province’s homeless population from the nightly curfew implemented to stem the tide of the novel coronavirus. … Read More

Quebec will exempt homeless from COVID-19 curfew after court finds rule endangered safety

The Quebec government says it will not challenge a temporary court order exempting the province’s homeless population from the nightly curfew implemented to stem the tide of the novel coronavirus. … Read More

Soccer stadium to accommodate 150 homeless Montrealers amid COVID-19 crisis

A soccer stadium in Montreal will be transformed to accommodate homeless people who have tested positive for COVID-19 but do not require hospital care. Quebec Junior Health Minister Lionel Carmant, Mayor … Read More

‘It is working’: Quebec will not grant curfew exemptions to homeless population

Quebec Premier François Legault reiterated Thursday that he would not be modifying curfew rules, claiming that his critics calling for amnesty for the homeless are sowing division in the province. … Read More

Coronavirus vaccines on the way for homeless Montrealers, public health says

As the health crisis deepens, some of Montreal’s homeless population will be vaccinated against the novel coronavirus. Dr. Mylene Drouin, the city’s public health director, announced the measure during an … Read More

Montreal shelters’ concerns heightened after homeless man tests positive for COVID-19

A first reported case of COVID-19 within Montreal’s homeless community has prompted concern and questions among those who care for the city’s most vulnerable. The Old Brewery Mission confirmed that … Read More

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