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From sweet child to homeless teen – One mother’s story

This story comes to us from a Mom, Grandma and long-term supporter of YES, Monica, who thanks YES for bringing… Continue reading

Posted on: December 7, 2021 in YES Stories, Client Stories, Success Story

In From the Cold will be live-streamed this year

This article comes to us from In From the Cold concert Organizer, John Hoffman. In From the Cold, a mainstay… Continue reading

Posted on: December 2, 2021 in Events

Lifting herself out of homelessness – Hailey’s Story

When Hailey* had to leave home late one winter night, at first she was really angry, and then she became… Continue reading

Posted on: September 22, 2021 in Current News, Client Stories

Youth music mentorship with Missy Knott

When in the Indigenous RISE Youth Housing Program, Caleb* chatted regularly to YES staff Katie, about becoming a rapper. Caleb… Continue reading

Posted on: September 2, 2021 in Client Stories, YES Stories

Farewell letter from Executive Director Meagan Hennekam

I’m writing today to share that I am moving on from my role as Executive Director of the YES Shelter… Continue reading

Posted on: August 25, 2021 in Current News