Many people seize opportunities in retirement to give back, volunteering their time to help others in their community. The retired couple you’ll meet in this…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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Since 2005, ReachOut Psychosis has been giving lifesaving information about mental illness to students across the province. It’s a dynamic presentation, combining music, stories and…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, meet a group of young musicians hitting their high notes thanks…Read More
Every year, one in five Canadians will experience a mental illness. That’s why those who have worked since 2014 to bring a supportive mental health…Read More
Everyone can achieve something great. That’s the motto of six-member swim team the Spirit Orcas, and they will achieve greatness this summer with a 25…Read More
An acquired brain injury changes a life forever, but the Cridge Centre for the Family Brain Injury program is there for support. Learn more with…Read More
More than 20 years ago, national real estate brokerage Royal LePage sent a survey to all its agents. The results of the survey led to…Read More
The Kiwanis Emergency Youth Shelter is a safe, supportive home for youth at risk, but its building is old, with a deteriorating foundation. Luckily, one…Read More
In the latest issue of Vital People, from the Times Colonist and the Victoria Foundation, learn about a support group started by and for young parents. Plus,…Read More
The remarkable woman featured in this week’s Vital People has faced incredible obstacles in her life, in fact she wasn’t even expected to see her…Read More