In December, 2016, 214 people were turned away from the Salvation Army's New Hope Centre, since they were already grappling with increased homeless numbers in Nanaimo. Spencer Sterritt/NanaimoNewsNOW
September 19, 2017 - 12:14pm
Updated: September 19, 2017 - 2:20pm
NANAIMO — Winter is still several months away but Nanaimo shelters are already getting ready for a tough year.