The Tri-Cities Bridge Shelter has opened for the 2012 – 2013 winter season, and will operate nightly from 10 PM – 7 AM until March 31st, 2013. The shelter will be in service for the next 2 winter seasons pending opening of the permanent shelter & transitional housing facility at 3030 Gordon Ave. in Coquitlam. Shelter clients are provided with a mat and blankets for the night, an evening meal upon arrival, a breakfast and a bag lunch, and, if desired, someone to listen. The shelter is walk-in accessible, and guests will be admitted between 9:30 – 10:00 PM. The shelter is located at the Kingsway Campus of Northside Church, 2606 Kingsway Ave, Port Coquitlam. Storage is available for personal possessions.