Threshold Housing Society is committed to creating a safe and stable home environment for our community’s vulnerable youth by offering acceptance, transitional housing, life skills, and opportunities to realize their potential and ultimately — hope for the future.
There’s been a lot of attention on the growing amount of homeless people accumulating on the lawns of Victoria’s courthouse. Neighbours living in the area continue to deal with an increase in crime. Now police have dedicated two officers to patrol the area six hours a day, seven days a week.
But as the province prepares to take the campers to court again at the end of the month with hopes of shutting tent city down a bigger homeless crisis continues to be ignored.
Youth homelessness is an unseen crisis in Victoria, but those aged 16 to 24 are the fastest growing segment of the homeless population in Canada. The problem is that many of them are hidden.
Become Part of the Solution! You are invited to Threshold Housing Society’s 2016 AGM with guest speaker Mayor Lisa Helps! Date: Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 Time: 7:00—9:00 PM Location: St…. Read more »
One of the best ways to solve homelessness is to prevent people from becoming homelessness in the first place, and that’s what we do at Threshold,” says Mark Muldoon the… Read more »