January 28, 2022
SeedReach: How The Mustard Seed is Reaching Calgary’s most Vulnerable Citizens
The goal of SeedReach is to work at dismantling the barriers that can surround accessing services for those experiencing homelessness…
June 21, 2021
Indigenous Wellness Program Promotes Wellness and Healing through Culture
The Mustard Seed’s Indigenous Wellness Program was developed to ensure culturally appropriate supports are available to help the Indigenous population.
June 15, 2021
Hope Begins with Health and Wellness
At the Mustard Seed we strive to not just provide a warm meal and safe place to sleep – but…
January 28, 2021
Today is #BellLetsTalk Day!
Bell Let’s Talk Day is an annual mental health campaign that works to raise awareness and combat the stigma surrounding…
June 12, 2019
Unmasking Homelessness: Meet Barb
Barb lived with voices in her head for over 30 years. Every day the voices would scream at her not…
September 15, 2017
From a Broken Dream to a New Purpose
Elaine was born in Montreal and lived a conventional life working as a deli clerk, pursuing her passion to become…
July 20, 2017
Finding Hope After a Life of Addiction
37-year-old Lisa sits in the middle of the computer lab at The Mustard Seed Calgary’s Downtown Support Centre; this is…
June 26, 2017
From a Lifetime of Abuse, to a Safe Home at Last
You’ll find Diane most mornings and evenings knitting or crocheting in the modern lobby of the 1010 Centre – a…
May 24, 2017
How do the Homeless See Themselves?
Have you ever caught yourself looking in a mirror and the image was like seeing yourself for the first time?
January 29, 2016
The Importance of Having a Safe Home
Kim lived on the streets for over a year and a half. She struggles with addictions and mental illness, but…
January 18, 2016
Hope Grows at The Mustard Seed’s 1010 Centre
When Michael moved into the 1010 Centre a year and half ago he says he felt “immediate warmth” from the…