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National Volunteer Week: Mel & Chewy

Date: April 4, 2019 Author: Homes First Staff Categories: Latest News

Melanie found Therapeutic Paws of Canada, an organization of volunteers and their pets that provide therapeutic supports, after spending some time as a patient in a hospital. Melanie took her dog...

National Volunteer Week: Catherine

Date: April 4, 2019 Author: Homes First Staff Categories: Latest News

  Homes First has seen a lot of changes over the years, but in the Homes First Human Resources department, the one thing that hasn’t changed is Catherine. Catherine came to Homes First in...

National Volunteer Week: Sweekruti

Date: April 4, 2019 Author: Homes First Staff Categories: Latest News

University can be rough. Classes are overwhelming and the stress makes you feel nostalgic for the good old days where the hardest math you learned was fractions. For Sweekruti, volunteering to run...

National Volunteer Week: Andrei

Date: April 3, 2019 Author: Homes First Staff Categories: Latest News

Andrei knows what going to bed hungry feels like – he grew up under the Romanian dictatorship. When he was part of the Occupy Toronto movement, he slept in a tent in St. James Park, and...

National Volunteer Week: Tova

Date: April 3, 2019 Author: Homes First Staff Categories: Latest News

Tova has always found art therapeutic for herself, a way to deal with the stresses of her own life and career as a lawyer. So when an opportunity came to volunteer at her local Homes First...

Wanda's Arts Awards Winners 2018

Date: September 12, 2018 Author: Hania Ahmed Categories: Latest News

We had many great artists nominated this year, but two came out on top! Congratulations to Erika and Allison! Erika's journey with art began in her early years at school in the Czech Republic,...

Homes First Charity Intelligence Rating

Date: September 5, 2018 Author: Dylann McLean Categories: Latest News

Homes First recently updated its profile with Charity Intelligence Canada, a charity that conducts independent research on other charities to help donors make informed decisions and have the most...

Volunteer Transforms Storeroom and Himself

Date: July 17, 2018 Author: Dylann McLean Categories: Latest News

For National Volunteer Appreciation Week 2018 we shared part of Andreas's story with you. Now we'd like to share his extraordinary journey with you in more detail. His story, like so many other...

Your Support Helps Homeless Find A Home

Date: July 17, 2018 Author: Dylann McLean Categories: Latest News

Our mission and philosophy begin with home. Housing the homeless is not just about providing shelter, it's about providing a supportive community. Building community isn't cheap, and Homes First...


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