Vital People: Counting Bats

Want to sit outside at dusk and enjoy a Vancouver Island sunset, all while helping our bat population too? Then you might want to contact the Habitat Acquisition Trust and volunteer as a bat counter.

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Vital People: Fighting Poverty with Colouring

Staff at an inner-city shelter say art is an important part of the healing process for many who struggle with life on the street. Now the program is getting a financial boost from other artists of all ages and skill levels.

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Vital People: The Art of Aging

They say age is just a number and life is what we make it. For proof you need only meet any of the thousands of fascinating, inspiring seniors all over Vancouver Island. 

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Vital People: Community Gardens

Science has proven that working in the garden is therapy for the body and the mind.  That’s why one of the many projects supported by…

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