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Employment: A key to ending homelessness, relieving poverty and finding a pathway to peace

Written by Patty Rideout, Employment Manager, The Mustard Seed Who am I? I am a lot of things. I am…

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Cat cuddling brings purpose to a guest

Story submitted by staff member in Employment Program Basic Services, The Mustard Seed Elise approached me during a resident engagement…

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A little help can go a long way

By a staff Advocate, The Mustard Seed Emily came to The Mustard Seed to access support from our advocates. The…

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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…

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A pathway out of homelessness

The Mustard Seed’s emergency shelter is not meant to be a permanent home, which is why we refer to the…

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Overcoming employment barriers in Old Strathcona

When you don’t have a permanent address, phone number or even basic identification finding an employer that is willing to…

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