Health & Safety

At Home/Chez Soi project examines solutions to ending homelessness

At Home/Chez Soi project examines solutions to ending homelessness

Knowledge exchange event brought researchers, advocates and service providers together to discuss ending homelessness in Canada.

TicketMOMster's tips for seeing a show solo

TicketMOMster’s tips for seeing a show solo

If you’re thinking of seeing a concert on your own in Winnipeg, Anne Martin (a.k.a. TicketMOMster) offers this advice.

Welcome Place and The Winnipeg Foundation respond to recent influx of refugees

Welcome Place and The Winnipeg Foundation respond to recent influx of refugees

Emergency grants to be used for off-site accommodations to house asylum seekers crossing the border in record numbers.

Food security still major concern in Canada

Food security still major concern in Canada

Food banks allow governments to neglect the needs of those who go hungry.

A mother's loss

A mother’s loss

Coping with son’s passing by using the Medicine Wheel and the support of friends and professionals.

Opening up about mental health

Opening up about mental health

Community conversation focused on how to deal with mental health disorders and addictions.

Asking for help a sign of strength

Asking for help a sign of strength

Community rallies to raise awareness on mental health and addiction issues.

Time for a shift in attitudes and behaviours

Time for a shift in attitudes and behaviours

Societal changes needed to confront issues surrounding mental health and addictions.

Normalizing the different while having plenty of fun

Normalizing the different while having plenty of fun

Rainbow Harmony Project’s Annual Diversity Dinner highlights the power of music in creating a more accepting society.

Causes of mental illness and addiction encompass vast spectrum

Causes of mental illness and addiction encompass vast spectrum

Identifying origins offers hints to possible solutions and therapies for people in need.