Our Place

Residential rooms at the Choices Transitional Shelter rim a common area inside one of the buildings at the facility in View Royal. (File photo)

Choices operations extended until spring 2018

Residents will be transitioned to former Tally Ho site in Victoria

Residential rooms at the Choices Transitional Shelter rim a common area inside one of the buildings at the facility in View Royal. (File photo)
EDITORIAL: Connect with Victoria’s homeless community on the Coldest Night of the Year

EDITORIAL: Connect with Victoria’s homeless community on the Coldest Night of the Year

Our Place taking part in national event for the first time

  • Dec 6, 2017
EDITORIAL: Connect with Victoria’s homeless community on the Coldest Night of the Year
Volunteers give back year-round at Our Place in Victoria

Volunteers give back year-round at Our Place in Victoria

Public donations increase in December, but are needed all year long

Volunteers give back year-round at Our Place in Victoria
The former Boys and Girls club at 1205 Yates St. will reopen as transitional housing for 40 residents on Wednesday (Nov. 29). (Lauren Boothby/VICTORIA NEWS)

Victoria’s Our Place to open new transitional housing on Wednesday

Residents will have work responsbilities at the dry facility, which will be open across the street from Central Middle School until April 30

The former Boys and Girls club at 1205 Yates St. will reopen as transitional housing for 40 residents on Wednesday (Nov. 29). (Lauren Boothby/VICTORIA NEWS)
The Glenshiel executive director Lynn Larsen, left, and staffers Violet Thomas and Debby Edwards are pictured with dozens of pairs of socks thrown at them during a donation event for Our Place Society on Thursday. Residents of the seniors home tossed 130 pairs at the trio, all of which will be passed along for clients at the downtown service provider. Don Descoteau/Victoria News

Victoria seniors have fun with socks, help out Our Place

Annual sock toss produces 130 new pairs for the street community

The Glenshiel executive director Lynn Larsen, left, and staffers Violet Thomas and Debby Edwards are pictured with dozens of pairs of socks thrown at them during a donation event for Our Place Society on Thursday. Residents of the seniors home tossed 130 pairs at the trio, all of which will be passed along for clients at the downtown service provider. Don Descoteau/Victoria News
Kimberley Hughes (centre, left), general manager of the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort, and Indu Brar, GM of the Fairmont Empress Hotel, serve lunch to Our Place clients last week. The Hotel Association of Greater Victoria presented a donation for the lunch program that day as well. Photo by Brian Cant/Tartan Group

Greater Victoria hoteliers help out Our Place kitchen

Donation of $7,800 will help cover cost of providing meals at downtown facility

Kimberley Hughes (centre, left), general manager of the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort, and Indu Brar, GM of the Fairmont Empress Hotel, serve lunch to Our Place clients last week. The Hotel Association of Greater Victoria presented a donation for the lunch program that day as well. Photo by Brian Cant/Tartan Group