Victoria outreach program knitting community

Knitting is all the rage at Our Place as volunteers are hosting knitting circles for family members interesting in learning to knit or crochet.

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Coalition Featured in Community Papers

Today’s edition of Black Press papers across Greater Victoria included this full-page feature about the Coalition.

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Socks for Our Place

More than 550 pairs of socks, toques and scarves have been dropped off at Our Place, thanks to the hard work of a local grade 5 student.

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Knitting program helps others help themselves

The family at Our Place is getting crafty. Learning to knit thanks to dedicated volunteers.

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Community Paper Advertorial

Check out the Feb 19 edition of Greater Victoria Black Press community papers for a full-page feature on the Coalition.

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Police to serve meal at Our Place

The Victoria PD is getting ready to serve breakfast at Our Place.

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Youngsters collecting warm socks for the homeless

A grade 5 student from Deep Cove Elementary is collecting socks and warm winter items for the family at Our Place.

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A family struggles to rebuild after narrow escape from fire

A family from the Pauquachin First Nation in North Saanich are struggling to put the pieces back together after a devastating fire a week ago.

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Victoria churches partnering with non-profits to house poor

The Greater Victoria Housing Society and First Metropolitan United Church are exploring opportunities to build affordable housing on church land.

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Province promises safety, affordability in housing strategy update

The Province has updated it’s  BC Housing Matters strategy. Collaboration and affordable housing focused strategies are among the updates.

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