Finding light in the darkness

Marcel spent three long solitary nights in a downtown Toronto park when he first came to Canada. He remembers assuming that this would simply be what life was like in his new country. He recalls gazing at the stars overhead–their beauty and constancy in contrast to his own uncertainty.

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Hope for vulnerable victims

Sixteen-year-old Shawna was brought to us by police. She accepted their help when she was found in a motel where her boyfriend had been forcing her to sell herself. As we implement our comprehensive, anti-sex-trafficking plan, we are providing more support for young, female victims. Among our new services are two dedicated crisis beds in our [...]

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Highlights from our donor survey

We recently conducted an online survey of our donors to learn their opinions on the work we do and the future direction of our organization. We were so grateful to receive helpful and positive feedback from more than 1,000 of our donors.

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Salmon with Thai-inspired Gremolata

This baked salmon entrée is sure to delight with an international fusion of flavours. Your Atlantic catch is bathed in a rich Asian marinade, then finished with a zesty Thai twist on a classic Italian garnish.

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Coming home again

In Ethan’s childhood home, it was as if all his family members fought for centre stage as they played out their struggles. He needed to grow up quickly to meet the high emotional needs, but there was no room for his own.

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