Rotary donation a major boost for Victoria Cool Aid facility

The Victoria Cool Aid Society’s Downtown Activity Centre has received a boost from the Rotary Club of Victoria.

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Victoria Mustard Seed receiving extreme makeover

Kudos to all the hard-working volunteers making this happen!

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Sooke Hope Centre

Shaw TV visits the site of the Sooke Hope Centre, a housing project at the top of the Coalition’s Priority Housing Project List.

Source: Shaw TV

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Victoria integrated court offers offenders helping hand

The Victoria Integrated Court is making a difference in the lives of many in Greater Victoria.

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10 criminals generate a large volume of calls in Victoria

While a small group of people are generating a large amount of calls for the Greater Victoria region, Victoria police refer many calls to social-service agencies in an effort to better serve the individual and the community.

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Rally to end poverty

A Rally to End Poverty was held on Tuesday. Crowds gathered at Quadra and Pandora to raise awareness of poverty in Greater Victoria.

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Candidates answer Qs on Homelessness, Poverty & Harm Reduction

Leading up to the May 7 Victoria – Beacon Hill All Candidates Meeting on Homelessness, Poverty and Harm Reduction, the Downtown Service Providers posed four questions to the Candidates.

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Early-morning Victoria street walk shocks Green leader

Jane Sterk, MLA Candidates and BC Green Party Leader, joined Rev. Al on his morning round on Friday.

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Victoria’s ‘living wage’ jumps to more than $18/hour

The Community Social Planing Council had release the ‘living wage’ calculation for Greater Victoria – the wage required to maintain an adequate quality of life for a two-parent, two-child family.

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