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It’s an overcast day, but Mystie is undaunted. A diminutive woman, she comes into the room in a pink sequinned hat and leggings to match, shy but excited to talk about her story and of her new role as the first informal peer support worker at Newcastle...

As Thanksgiving nears, we have the chance to pause and remember the blessings of home, family and well-being – and to be grateful.  It also gives us the chance to remember those in our community who perhaps do not have as much as we do...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]The 2020 ICCS Annual General Meeting was help via Zoom last night and there was a great turnout of members and guests to enjoy hearing news on the financial health of the society, the return of Volunteers to ICCS and the Handmade for Hope...

Forward House and Island Crisis Care Society received $75,000 from the Community Action Initiative to implement the Oceanside Outreach Program from November 2018 to August 2019. Through this initiative, we provided two non-clinical Outreach Workers, several Peer Support Workers, community education around mental health and...