One of the many programs supported by The Victoria Foundation is the Aberdeen Art Program, which offers recreational therapy for that centre’s Complex Care residents.Read More
The Victoria Foundation sponsors a television news feature series with CHEK TV called Vital People. Airing each Sunday on CHEK News @ 5, Vital People shares the stories of people and organizations working on the issues highlighted in the Victoria’s Vital Signs® community report that the foundation publishes annually.
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Learn about an innovative program for at-risk youth, discover an initiative to help renters find a home and let your community garden grow with the latest issue of Vital People.Read More
One of the most powerful ways to combat the stigma around mental illness is simply to talk about it.Read More
The Cridge Centre for the Family recently received a Governor General’s Caring Canadian Award.Read More
Dance Without Limits is an adaptive dance program that allows children with disabilities to enjoy the benefits of dance.Read More
Support for grieving youth, volunteer opportunities in theatre, and the benefits of community dialogue are discussed in this issue of Vital People.Read More
A Girl Guide troop is doing what they can to give a warm welcome to the children of Syrian refugees in Victoria .Read More
Learn more about the services of the Pacific Training Centre for the Blind in this Vital People feature.Read More
Students at Claremont Secondary School volunteer to make soup and make a difference to the lives of women recovering from domestic violence.Read More
For the second year in a row, the University of Victoria held a mental health seminar. Learn more about the event in this Vital People feature.Read More