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Offering Hope in the Midst of a Crisis

By Alyse Kotyk Surrounded by mountains and sea, Vancouver is truly a beautiful city. Yet it also holds a darker side. In 2016, the city alone saw 215 illicit drug overdose deaths, with fentanyl appearing to be the reason for this rise in drug-related fatalities.   Addressing the needs on the streets of the... Read More

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Full Circle - Sandra's Story

Sandra says, "I'm a woman who's been there and done that." She knows her past is complicated and she uses her experiences to be a person of solidarity and understanding for women on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside (DTES). Sandra grew up in Winnipeg, is the child of a residential school parent and was raised in... Read More