Tag Archive for: Health

The cost of survival for a family in Victoria goes up. Read more

Personal safety of those experiencing homelessness is in constant threat. Read more

Academy Dental is stepping up once again and offering free dental care on Monday. Read more

A great article from Sarah Petrescu profiling Anawim House. Read more

Our Place is offered mammogram screening for women this weekend. Read more

Additional beds will be available for those struggling with mental illness and addictions thanks to additional funding. Read more

Victoria has the highest number of deaths per capita among people experiencing homelessness, according to a recent report. Read more

A recently released report shows Victoria has the highest number of deaths among people experiencing homelessness per capita. Read more

The recently released report from Megaphone on the deaths amongst the street community says these deaths are preventable. 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.

Youth (under 25 years of age) may access youthspace.ca for online emotional support.

For other resources, including shelter availability, visit bc211.ca