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Hidden Homes

In every city there are rooming houses - buildings subdivided into dozens of small rooms, and rented, usually to men with addiction or mental health issues.

But in Halifax, even these meagre accommodations are disappearing as properties are sold and redeveloped.

So the problem becomes...what to do with the people who were living there?

Freelance reporter Lezlie Lowe finds out in our first documentary of the new season.

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