Construction Started on the Maxxine Wright Centre

The Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society was pleased to provide a grant of $1 million to Atira Women’s Resource Society for the construction of this important supportive housing project.

The Maxxine Wright Centre, is located at 13729 – 92 Ave. Once completed the Centre will provide 24 self-contained units of transitional housing and 12 short term stay units, both with integrated support services for pregnant women and their children who homeless or at risk of homelessness. The development also includes a pre- and post-natal clinic for high-risk pregnant women and a 59-space day-care through an agreement with the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD).