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Jenga helps Elsie connect!

My experience as a youth worker has been eventful and rewarding. One memorable experience is with a shy young woman named “Elsie”. Elsie was new to Canada and could not speak much English. Elsie was having a hard time coping ... Read more

Kristy HayterMarch 04, 2020

Our youth learn how to make homemade pasta!

Our youth cooking group recently learned how to make homemade pasta. The youth were taught how to make a well, slowly mix in the eggs and roll out the fresh pasta. Cooking and table setting are great life skills for ... Read more

Kristy HayterFebruary 27, 2020

Celebrating Superbowl in the Crisis Program!

On Sunday it was the Superbowl. Every year in the Crisis Program we do a BBQ during the Superbowl. This year was no different. The kitchen team set us up with burgers, popcorn, pasta salad, and pop. They were amazing ... Read more

Kristy HayterFebruary 05, 2020

Richard gets support with his mental health

Richard had stayed with us off and on a few years ago. When he first stayed in our Crisis Program, he struggled a lot with inappropriate behaviours, taking direction from staff and had a hard time understanding his case plan. Eventually Richard was diagnosed with Schizophrenia and he was hospitalized.   His mom came from another ... Read more

Kristy HayterJanuary 28, 2020