Location of Indigenous-led winter response to homelessness in London unknown after devastating fire – Global News

November 9, 2021

Atlohsa Family Healing Services says the fire at the Indigenous-led winter shelter site is “devastating,” leaving them with many unanswered questions on the future of the site.

A fire at the former River Road Golf Course in east London on Sunday morning has been deemed suspicious by London police.

The fire caused roughly $1 million in damage to the clubhouse, which was set to be a part of the city’s winter response to homelessness, with River Road being used specifically to serve up to 30 Indigenous people.

Although the trailers marked for the initiative were not damaged in the fire, Atlohsa, the organization set to run the Indigenous response, said there are a lot of questions around if the site is still usable and if it’s safe to run.

Read More: https://globalnews.ca/news/8360503/location-indigenous-led-winter-response-to-homelessness-london-fire/

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