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Nov 15

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Video: Citypak helping those in need with supplies, healthcare and support

Find out how the Citypak project is helping those in need and giving them much more than just a bag. Click here for video.   COMMENTS All comments are anonymous unless you wish to leave your name in the message itself. Thanks!

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Five Shelters

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Oct 15

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Toronto Housing and Homeless Supports 2014 Annual Report

Introducing Toronto Housing and Homeless Supports 2014 Annual Report   COMMENTS All comments are anonymous unless you wish to leave your name in the message itself. Thanks!

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May 15

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Stories of Hope from Evangeline Residence

These are just a few of the success stories from our women’s shelter Evangeline Residence. Trying to find enough money to make ends meet and often coming up short, Helen struggled with homelessness since 2009. With the help of the team at Evangeline Residence, she has been able to secure subsidized housing and apply for […]

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Feb 15

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Florence Booth House Turns Fifteen Too

On Thursday, February 12th 2015, just two days early, The Salvation Army Florence Booth House hosted an all day celebration to mark its upcoming 15th Anniversary. This celebration was a time where both staff and residents to came together to reminisce and be thankful for the opportunity we have to carry out our mission within […]

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Housing Worker Office

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Jan 15

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A Vision Restored

A shy young woman came to stay with us at Florence Booth House after she was bought to Canada for medical assistance. As a respected and well-known accountant in her native country, Namibia, this woman had given up her job to assist her family in their car sales auto industry. However, plans with the business […]

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Laura

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Jan 15

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Returning to Help Others

Laura has found safety and support at Evangeline Residence after experiencing domestic violence. “I’m using it as a stepping stone in my life,” she says. She is studying towards a certificate in family counselling at Centennial College, and wants to help other women. “They’ve been crushed with negative, critical words, with ...

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Gateway Art Night

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Dec 14

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A Sketch of Hope

Richard uses pen and ink to experiment with lines, form and shape at Gateway’s art night. “I used to do a lot of drawing and painting and I’m getting back into it. Art is a good therapy tool,” he says. “Things that are bothering me are excused from my mind while I concentrate on the […]

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Florence Booth House

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Nov 14

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Supporting Women

Sharmila Mohammed, a housing worker at Florence Booth House, meets with Julie. Along with helping women find housing, Mohammed provides community follow up. “I make sure they have a bed, dishes, clothes and furniture, so they don’t have an empty apartment,” she says. She also goes grocery shopping with them, and shows them ...

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