Meet Maureen: Volunteer Extraordinaire!

by | POSTED: Apr 11, 2018

Bissell Centre relies on over 1,300 volunteers every year who give 17,000 hours assisting participants and staff in many of.

Single Mother Rebuilds Life After Addiction

by | POSTED: Mar 12, 2018

“I always wanted to give my children a better life than I had. There’s nothing I wouldn’t do for them,”.

Community Bridge Program Helps Wendy Avoid Homelessness

by | POSTED: Feb 14, 2018

Wendy has fond memories of her childhood on Sugar Lake in British Columbia. She describes fishing and collecting clams with.

Finding Peace: Millie’s Story

by | POSTED: Jan 30, 2018

My name is Millie and today I’m thankful to have a home, my health, and one year of sobriety. Two.

The Harsh Realities of Homelessness During Winter

by | POSTED: Jan 09, 2018

Being homeless is difficult enough when the weather is fair, but when temperatures drop, it becomes a matter of survival..

7 Memorable Highlights of 2017

by | POSTED: Dec 21, 2017

7 Highlights of 2017

Thanks to our incredible supporters, we were able to implement positive changes and saw huge successes that truly impacted the.

Family of 10 Receives Holiday Help at Bissell Centre

by | POSTED: Nov 29, 2017

Although most people look forward to the holidays, there are many families in our community who struggle to get through.

7 Ways to Support Bissell Centre this Holiday Season

by | POSTED: Nov 10, 2017

7 Ways to Support Bissell Centre this Holiday Season

With your support this holiday season, we can make a big impact in the lives of people struggling with poverty.

Millie Finds Peace in her New Home

by | POSTED: Oct 27, 2017

Millie has been battling addiction, violence, and poverty all her life. The child of low-income parents who grappled with alcohol.

CEO Announcement: Renovations Underway!

by | POSTED: Oct 18, 2017

I am excited to announce that renovations to our downtown facility are underway with a grand re-opening scheduled for February.