End of August means the end of the Out of the Heat program

homeless youth

 

Today is the last day for the shelter program that has been operating out of St. George's Church in St. Catharines for the past few months,

Reverend Michael Mondloch and board member says they were much busier than expected.

He tells CKTB they "were blown away by how deep the need is."

Reverend Mondloch says they were often at and above capacity this summer.

He says with the upcoming election it's a great time to ask the federal parties what they are going to do to find everyone a home.