Former BS Sarah’s Story

Let me introduce you to my little, Des. Miss. Des is in grade 4 and turns 9 in a few weeks. For the past year and a half we’ve gone on bike rides, painted our nails, messed up the kitchen making pizzas, and attended the odd matinee. She loves ice cream more than I do, […]

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Welcoming Syrian Newcomer Children and Youth

Change can be a scary thing. For siblings, Zain (6), Jamal (8), and Dina (9), change and fear were common to their childhood. Zain, Jamal and Dina grew up in Syria where there has been ongoing conflict for several years. Earlier this year, the family finally found safety and refuge when they immigrated to Hamilton, [...] Read more

Celebrating a 20 year Sister Bond!

Hi, my name is Kristie. I'm 30 years old and I still often confuse people when I talk about my "big sister". Thank-you for all that this organization does. I've often been asked how I've overcame so many odds despite my upbringing and I truly know in my heart it's the impact of the care [...] Read more