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.

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.