Literacy Victoria Closure

Funding shortfalls force Literacy Victoria to close.

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Stigma of mental illness can lead to violence with police: report

A recent report highlights the need for additional officer training to assist people dealing with mental illness.

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Funding shortfall halts Literacy Victoria programs

Literacy Victoria is closing their doors as they face funding shortfalls.

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View Towers tenant wins case to claim possessions

A View Towers resident displaced by the May fire has been allowed to retrieve her belongings.

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Virtues Project teaches Greater Victoria children about social duties

Low-income families in Greater Victoria Pacifica housing projects will have the opportunity to learn social responsibility thanks to new finding.

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Pharmacies in Victoria, Nanaimo give free rapid HIV tests

Island Health has announced a pilot project where pharmacies in Victoria will be able to test for HIV.

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New Hope Centre set to open in September

Hope Centre in Sooke is nearing completion! When done it will house 25 youth experiencing or at-risk of homelessness.

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Tectorian of the Week: Eric Jordan

Take a look at who was named the Techorian of the Week – our co-chair Eric Jordan!

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HeroWork Society Renovation Project

Chek News takes a look at the work being done by HeroWork on the newest Threshold Housing youth building.

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Victoria apartment building donated to house homeless youth

Threshold Housing Society has received a huge donation – a four unit apartment building. With a little help from their friends at HeroWork eight homeless youth will soon be calling it home.

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