Street Bytes: The Women's Emergency Accommodation Centre

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The Women's Emergency Accommodation Centre, or WEAC, is a secure, supervised shelter facility in Edmonton that provides free rooms, meals and clothing to women in need.  In this episode, Patti, a social work student, interviews Mandie Dening, the program manager at WEAC, about what it takes to run such a shelter in the city and what kinds of challenges they face everyday.  Learn more about WEAC at www.e4calberta.org.