We invite you to read more stories from our community of clients.
We all have a story...what's yours?
If you would like to share your story please contact your caseworker (or past caseworker) for details!
- "Suzie" is a SurvivorShe is a survivor of domestic abuse, but she was also charged with assault when she fought back. She was badly beaten, scared and left with her own criminal record when she fled the relationship...
- Canadian Art FliesSelf employment can be challenging, but the Social Services Division in conjunction with the Community Futures Development Corporation Northumberland offer supports for success!
- Getting my Grade 12 DiplomaVanessa has always been a resilient, driven and determined woman. Having been diagnosed with anxiety and learning disabilities in her teens, she was used to working hard at her education.
- New BeginningsThis is the story of a recent graduate from the Personal Support Worker program, in her own words. "Picture this. You're a young mom [and] didn't qualify for EI. I had no choice, but to sign up for Ontario assistance."