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.

Thankful for Community: James’ Story of Recovery

by | POSTED: Sep 13, 2017

When people come to Bissell Centre for the first time, it is often to meet the most basic of needs:.

Mother of Five Gets Helping Hand in Time for Back-to-School

by | POSTED: Aug 14, 2017

The beginning of a new school year can be exciting, but for some families it can also be a stressful,.

Homeless in the Heat: 5 life-saving items that you can donate this summer

by | POSTED: Jul 06, 2017

The summer months are here at last! Many Edmontonians are relieved to see the return of sunny days to our.