supportive housing

Corinne Saad, executive director of Gorge View Society, discusses the joint list of calls to action during a media event on Sept. 22 at the Camas Gardens Supportive Housing Site in Victoria. (Austin Westphal/News Staff)

Vancouver Island housing crisis takes centre stage ahead of municipal election

Non-profit housing providers give calls to action at a Victoria press conference

 

The VIP Motel in Parksville. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville council declines temporary use permit for supportive housing at VIP Motel

Council frustrated with reported lack of bylaw compliance

 

The VIP Motel in Parksville. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville to hold public meeting about temporary supportive housing at city motel

Council also receives comments from RCMP, fire department, bylaws

 

The VIP Motel in Parksville. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville council debates temporary supportive housing permit

Councillors frustrated with reported lack of bylaw compliance

The VIP Motel in Parksville. (PQB News file photo)
WCRS women’s outreach program co-ordinator Jill McQuaid visits with Shirley’s Tree in Ucluelet’s small craft harbour. (Nora O’Malley photo)

Victims of domestic violence remembered on Vancouver Island

Nov. 25 marks UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

WCRS women’s outreach program co-ordinator Jill McQuaid visits with Shirley’s Tree in Ucluelet’s small craft harbour. (Nora O’Malley photo)
Stephen Nutt, left, and mom Julia Mewhort. (Submitted photo)

Mom worried about toxic drugs after son’s death in Parksville

Man found dead at Orca Place supportive housing residence

Stephen Nutt, left, and mom Julia Mewhort. (Submitted photo)
Hope is in your hands… volunteer and share your skills

Hope is in your hands… volunteer and share your skills

The latest program at Orca Place prepares residents for employment opportunities

  • Jul 13, 2020
Hope is in your hands… volunteer and share your skills