Finding Courage For New Beginnings

by | POSTED: Oct 03, 2019

My name is Fred, and Bissell Centre was a godsend for me.  For many years, I was a welder. When.

Close Call: Scott and Amy Avoid Eviction Thanks to ‘Community Bridge’

by | POSTED: Aug 22, 2019

It was an injury at work that knocked Scott’s world off balance. It shouldn’t have happened, but it did, leading.

Would You Rather: Wear Dirty Underwear, Or Go Without?

by | POSTED: Jul 25, 2019

…Sadly, this is a decision people experiencing homelessness have to make every single day. For people who are homeless in.

5 Reasons Why EVERYONE Needs Clean Underwear

by | POSTED: Jul 16, 2019

...Especially those who are experiencing homeless. New underwear is one of the most requested items by people who use our.

National Indigenous Peoples Day – More Than A Celebration

by | POSTED: Jun 25, 2019

Colourful regalia. Delicious food. Traditional performances. Laughter between friends. These were just a few of the sights and sounds to.

From the Street to School – Mike’s Story

by | POSTED: May 27, 2019

When Mike first came to Bissell Centre, he’d been living on the street for two years. You might have even.

Cooking, Comradery, & Community: A Recipe for Hope

by | POSTED: May 13, 2019

Bissell Centre’s Community Kitchen, part of the larger Community Space renovation, opened in October 2018 and has since been providing.

From Nothing to Everything – Dave’s Story

by | POSTED: Mar 29, 2019

If Bissell Centre didn’t exist, I’d be dead—I know I’d be dead. Before they helped me, I had nothing, and.

Walking the Walk – One Man’s Mission to Help Vulnerable Edmontonians

by | POSTED: Jan 06, 2019

Josh Hudon, father and business owner, is humble about his achievements, but his collection of 1000 bags for Bissell Centre.

7 Memorable Highlights of 2018

by | POSTED: Dec 31, 2018

This past year brought a lot of positive change and much to be celebrated. Each change has brought us one.