Province offers to pay moving bill for Esquimalt family at shelter

The Province of BC has reserved it’s earlier decision and has offered to pay the moving costs of a family currently living at Rock Bay Landing.

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Household Food Insecurity in Canada 2011

A new report released by PROOF says more than 12% of Canadians experienced food insecurity in 2011 – 15% in BC.

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Esquimalt family denied moving help after stay at shelter

Moving on from homelessness can be the greatest challenge, as one Greater Victoria family recently discovered.

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‘Virtually impossible’ to reach B.C. income assistance office: advocates

Navigating the Social Development Ministry can be a challenge of the best of times…

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Giving hope to addicted youths

The Salvation Army’s Hope House  has officially opened – helping young men struggling with addictions.

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Greater Victoria housing provider looks west to help youth at risk

Threshold Housing Societylooks to expand from downtown Victoria to the Westshore communities.

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Woodwynn appeals to Cory Monteith fans for help

Woodwynn Farms asks Cory Monteith (supporter of Woodwynn) fans for their financial and political support.

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Friendship centre hopes to turn native art into a better economic future

The Victoria Native Friendship Centre has received a grant to transform Native art into a better economic future for Aboriginals living off reserve.

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Victoria Cool Aid touts plan to solve homelessness

Homelessness can be ended in Greater Victoria, and Cool Aid is actively working towards that goal.

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