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Lessons learned working in emergency shelter

This post comes to us from Anna Dixon, our Canada Summer Jobs Summer Student. Anna was hired to keep the… Continue reading

Posted on: August 29, 2022 in YES Stories

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

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

Stay ‘In From the Cold’

This post comes to you in collaboration with local writer, Holly Bennett. Picture this. A snowy December evening. A family… Continue reading

Posted on: December 7, 2020 in YES Stories

Habitat ReStore and YES in exciting new partnership

The YES Shelter for Youth and Families and the Habitat for Humanity Restore are partnering to help ensure youth and… Continue reading

Posted on: November 24, 2020 in YES Stories, Current News