Russell’s Story of Hope and Renewal

by | POSTED: Sep 21, 2018

When Russell came to us, he had been sleeping under trees, struggling to find work. After spending a decade stuck.

Back to School With Confidence!

by | POSTED: Aug 22, 2018

The school year is just around the corner, which means that many parents will be hitting the stores in search.

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

by | POSTED: Jul 12, 2018

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

Family of Five Enjoys “Worry-Free” Camp Experience at Bissell Family Camps!

by | POSTED: May 10, 2018

Until last year, Lorissa and Corey had never taken their family camping. Raising three small children on a single income,.

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.