#BundleUpYEG Clothing Drive Gears Up for Another Year

by | POSTED: Nov 09, 2016

What started as a casual pastime has now become one of Edmonton's most anticipated yearly clothing drives. From November 1st.

Homelessness Hurts: How being homeless can affect mental health

by | POSTED: Oct 27, 2016

It’s no surprise that being without a home can weigh heavily on the mind and heart. Homelessness implies more than.

Roger’s Story of Giving Back

by | POSTED: Oct 06, 2016

Roger arrived in Edmonton 17 years ago, when he was 49 years old. A few years before he moved, he.

Housing Team Celebrates 247 People Housed in One Year

by | POSTED: Sep 01, 2016

Outreach Housing Team

Today marks the Outreach Housing Team's 1st year anniversary! We were able to launch this housing initiative as a result.

Single Mom Finds Community Support at Bissell Centre

by | POSTED: Aug 16, 2016

When Carly and her partner separated earlier this year, she found herself and her two small children in a women’s.

Success! Outreach Housing Team Meets Ambitious Target Early

by | POSTED: Jul 12, 2016

We’re proud to announce that our Outreach Housing Team has met its ambitious goal of housing 200 people—and they did.

Thanks to all who attended our AGM; Annual Report available!

by | POSTED: Jul 08, 2016

We were excited to host our 105th Annual General Meeting on Thursday, July 7th. Thank you to the Board of.

Our Summer Camp Staff on the Importance of Recreation

by | POSTED: Jul 04, 2016

Bissell Centre Camp Coordinators

Summer is finally here! Bissell Centre’s camps and recreation team have been working hard to plan for the approaching summer.

Meet Carolyn, our Volunteer of the Month!

by | POSTED: Jun 24, 2016

Meet Carolyn, a mother and retiree who channels her love for children by lending a helping hand around the community..

Happy National Aboriginal Day!

by | POSTED: Jun 20, 2016

Every year on June 21st, the summer solstice, Canada observes National Aboriginal Day in recognition of Aboriginal culture, honouring its.