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Pop-up care village aims to help Calgary’s vulnerable population – Calgary
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Pop-up care village aims to help Calgary’s vulnerable population – Calgary

It’s an initiative involving dozens of local organizations and businesses coming together to support those facing homelessness in Calgary. The Pop-up care village, which was set up at the Kerby Centre on Tuesday afternoon, is designed to support the community by offering basic and necessary services — all under one roof. Read more: Pop-up care village comes to Calgary to help the city’s most vulnerable Read next: ‘Golden Boy’ mummy digitally unwrapped after 2,300 years, secrets revealed It’s a service one man can relate to all too well.“I never asked for help until I was 28 years old, on my deathbed of addiction,” said Robert McLaren.“I finally asked for help.” McLaren lived on the streets from the age of 10 until his late ...