mCentred supported Spring House Shelter from 2012 till 2014 and raised a total of $33,188.-
for this organization.
Spring House Shelter operates under the umbrella of The Bloom Group
.This shelter is the only one in the city of Vancouver which accepts women and children (male and female) of all ages. It provides supportive, non-judgemental, women-centred service to single women and families. It has a 32 bed of low barrier (meaning they welcome women with mental health issues , addictions and on methadone) emergency housing (shelter). There is also a second phase of housing which has 10 units of short term housing for up to 2 years.
For the year of 2011, the shelter served 236 women and children and 127 of these secured housing or treatment. The second phase provided long term housing for 17 women and 15 children. Of this group, 13 women and children secured permanent housing throughout the year.