COVID-19 has undoubtedly affected everyone in our city. Public health orders were released hard and fast in March of 2020. These orders included strict recommendations to stay home. For some, staying home is impossible when you don’t have a home. Winnipeg’s homeless population has been disproportionately impacted by the pandemic. We spoke with Kristiana Clemens from End Homelessness Winnipeg and Adrienne Dudek from Main Street Project to learn more about how the pandemic has impacted those without a home in Winnipeg.
By: Emma Harbottle, Jonas Cortez, Fatima Alvarez