Cool Aid needs winter coats

Hats, gloves, mittens, scarves, socks, blankets and sleeping bags are also needed.

Winter is here and many people in Victoria are without a warm jacket.

Casual Labour Pool’s Winter Coat Drive is now underway and looking for donations of new or clean and gently used winter coats.

Hats, gloves, mittens, scarves, socks, blankets and sleeping bags are also needed.

Every donation is given away for free.

Donations can be dropped off at Cool Aid’s Casual Labour Pool, 1509 Douglas St., from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. until Jan. 9.