Shelter closing cuts off supports for homeless in Yellowknife

While the latest COVID-19 outbreak in the Northwest Territories is affecting multiple regions, in Yellowknife, support for people who are homeless has been cut off.

Because of the number of staff and clients who have contracted the virus, the day shelter and sobering centre have had to close its doors.

Video Journalist / Yellowknife

Charlotte joined APTN in January 2017 as a video journalist in Yellowknife, N.W.T.. Before coming to APTN she interned at CTV Lethbridge, earned her BA in feminist research from Western University and her obtained post-graduate in journalism at Humber College.