Stories

[caption id="attachment_17991" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ronell Bosman, Samaritan House Coordinator, and Ava display two of the bags that Ava made.[/caption] Last winter it seemed like the cold and snow would go on forever. Staff at Samaritan House were very busy as more women visited the shelter than in...

Support Island Crisis Care Society with our first fundraiser for More Room for Hope, the capital campaign to double the size of Samaritan House. At our Paint Nite event, a local artist will assist and inspire us while we socialize and sip drinks. We’ll end...

Tiffaney Daniels’ believes her father would be alive if there was help available while suffering from a mental health crisis. A highly successful survey engineer, her father had schizophrenia. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, schizophrenia is a “chronic and severe mental disorder that affects...

I was too ill to live on my own and too well to stay in the hospital. After seven weeks there, the time had come for discharge. But where to go?...

Island Crisis Care Society takes part is Canada's National Walk for Homelessness! The Coldest Night of the Year is an event that happens nationwide to help raise much needed funds for local hard working charities -- like us! The Coldest Night of the Year is an event...