Supporting people with FASD at Bissell Centre

by | POSTED: Sep 29, 2020

September is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) month. Since 1999, FASD activists have held World FASD Awareness Day events on 09/09 to.

Bissell’s Community Space opens again!

by | POSTED: Aug 12, 2020

We are excited to open the doors to our Community Space on August 17, once again providing an inviting, engaging.

Homeless Amid COVID – Edmonton’s Collaborative Response

by | POSTED: Jul 24, 2020

#HomelessAmidCOVID is a video series highlighting Edmonton’s collaborative response to protect people experiencing homelessness during COVID-19. Video made in partnership.

How you can offer hope during COVID-19

by | POSTED: Apr 09, 2020

When it was clear physical distancing was necessary for everyone's safety, we immediately recognized that people who didn't have a.

Protecting the Safety of our Community Amid COVID-19

by | POSTED: Mar 12, 2020

April 11 Update We have had to make changes to the way we run our programs, like moving our Community.

7 Memorable Highlights of 2019

by | POSTED: Jan 10, 2020

We are so grateful for the opportunities that were made possible in 2019 thanks to our community of supporters! Here.

Melanie’s Story of Transformation

by | POSTED: Dec 28, 2019

On any given day you can find Melanie busy in Bissell’s Community Kitchen or visiting with friends or laughing and.

Dale Overcomes Illness and the Threat of Homelessness

by | POSTED: Nov 24, 2019

After seeking medical attention for a persistent cough, Dale found out that he had contracted tuberculosis from a friend who.

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.