If you’ve had a busy, satisfying career for decades, when retirement comes how do you fill that time? Well, one retired doctor decided to combine…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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If you enjoy gardening and the satisfaction of seeing seeds you’ve planted grow into food that can be harvested for others, you might consider volunteering…Read More
Imagine you’ve been badly injured. You can manage at home, if you have some vital equipment, perhaps crutches or a wheelchair. So, what do you…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, discover a new LifeCycles Project Society program transforming outdoor gardens into…Read More
In light of the recent Father’s Day, with this week’s CHEK News Vital People you’ll meet someone who has carved a special role for himself…Read More
Mount Newton Centre is a non-profit organization devoted to helping seniors on the Saanich Peninsula stay healthy and live independently for as long as possible….Read More
ArtSea Community Arts Council has been supporting artists across the Saanich Peninsula for decades, and their self-guided studio tour, happening next weekend, will be a…Read More
Abdominal pain, cramping, bloating and diarrhea; not subjects most of us want to talk about. But these symptoms nearly 300,000 Canadians live with every day….Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, discover Orca Awareness Month, an initiative to educate, inform and protect…Read More
Belonging and Engagement is one of the key issue areas in Victoria’s Vital Signs report because feeling connected to your community is important for your…Read More