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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

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

Nourishing a bright future; Chloe’s story

Chloe* first came the YES Emergency Shelter when she was 16 years old, directly from the care of CAS. She… Continue reading

Posted on: August 4, 2021 in Current News, Client Stories

What homeless kids need this Christmas

What does a homeless kid need this Christmas? You. A former client named Grayson said, “being homeless is already a… Continue reading

Posted on: December 1, 2020 in Current News, Client Stories