Victoria Human Exchange society has sheltered 400 people in emergency and supported housing, and turned 20 this year. Read more

Recovering addict Evan James copes with life’s transitions through painting. Read more

University of Winnipeg offers tuition waivers to students aging out of care in Canada. Read more

In Crisis?:

If you require urgent emotional support, including having thoughts of suicide and other mental health issues, please call Vancouver Island Crisis Line: 1-888-494-3888.

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