The Many Faces of Homelessness in St. Boniface

  • A paramedic who spent 20 years saving the lives of others
  • A community leader
  • A youth who has aged out of care, has been homeless and is trying to complete a College program
  • An accomplished artist who is struggling with evasive cancer
  • An educator
  • Indigenous people who, for a range of reasons, have become disconnected from family and community of origin
  • Seniors without social and other supports
  • Victims of domestic violence
  • People suffering from mental health issues
FACT: It’s true some people suffer from addictions but just as many suffer from mental health issues and other life situations that have rendered them homeless.

St. Boniface Street Links offers the only services to address homelessness here in St. Boniface.   Your support helps us improve the safety and well-being of all those who live, work, play and visit St. Boniface.  Please help us help those in need.

Together, we can do this!

Our Stories

Arthur Weldon

Arthur Weldon

Arthur is a graduate of the Master of Occupational Therapy program at the University of Manitoba. During his final practicum at the PACT program in Winnipeg, he discovered a passion for community

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Robert Lidstone

Robert Lidstone

Robert was born at the St. Boniface Hospital and raised in Manitoba. He was educated at Western, Simon Fraser and York Universities, and holds a Master’s degree in Human Geography. Robert has worked as a...

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Ricky Aitkens

Ricky Aitkens

Ricky has lived at Morberg House since July 2018. He grew up in St. Vital, playing basketball and attending Boys and Girls Clubs. Ricky has struggled with addiction to methamphetamine and opioids. An aspiring...

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Marion Willis

Marion Willis

A message from the Founder of St. Boniface Street Links St. Boniface Street Links is, in it’s entirety, the vision of those who have spent years living on the riverbanks, under bridges, in stairwells and in the...

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Aaron’s Story

Aaron’s Story

My name is Aaron, I feel very fortunate and appreciated here at Morberg house. I have been homeless off and on throughout my life – since I was 14. Here at Morberg house are a group of people dedicated to...

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Arthur’s Story

Arthur’s Story

Hi, my name is Arthur. I’ve been couch surfing for 4 years now. It feels good to have a home at Morberg House. I am 22 and have grade 7. Morberg House is providing me a tutor so I can write an entrance test to...

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Darcy’s Story

Darcy’s Story

I really like that Morberg House takes in individuals who are very hard to house. Everyone is given support to deal with their underlying problems like mental health and addictions. Donate Today Together, we...

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Jonathon’s Story

Jonathon’s Story

This young man lives at Morberg House. He’s just had his 39th birthday. For years now, the riverbank and the stairwells of the Old St. Boniface Fire Hall have been is home. Now residing at Morberg House, this...

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Waylon’s Story

Waylon’s Story

Well I got a new job working at Morberg House with people that are homeless. The past few days of working there was an amazing experience, I get to help them by having some one on one and talking about their...

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Al’s Story

Al’s Story

I was a registered nurse and paramedic for more than 20 years. Sometimes things happen beyond our control and when there’s no help we hit that dark spiral downward. Last year I lived along the Red. Today I live...

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