More than just a shelter, a place to find ones feet

On a beautiful acreage in the heart of Cloverdale sits an old white farm house – a much needed temporary shelter for Surrey residents experiencing homelessness, operated by Options Community Resource Society. Beside the farm house is an expansive garden where clients can build valuable life and work skills cultivating delicious produce for the Hyland… Continue reading

Read about our Awards night in the Surrey Leader

Check out the October 21, 2014 e-edition of the Surrey Leader for a great story on the 2014 Heroes of the Homeless Awards and Grant Presentation Ceremony.     Thank you to the Surrey Leader for covering our annual celebration. We look forward to hosting our community heroes and grant recipients in 2015!

Community Agencies in Action

We’re excited to share this video feature three Surrey community agencies each telling their story about what they are doing to address homelessness and how they have partnered with the Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society in their work. Inspiring!

A Great Night Had by All

Organizations and individuals working to support Surrey’s homeless received a boost last night when grants totaling $243,000 were presented to 10 projects at the Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society’s 6th Annual Awards and Grants Presentation Ceremony. The full-capacity crowd also celebrated the 2014 winners of the Heroes of the Homelessness Awards. Councillor’s Linda Hepner and… Continue reading

Theatre Presentation for Homelessness Action Week 2014

The Surrey Urban Mission in partnership with RainCity, the City of Vancouver and the Surrey Homelessness and Housing Task Force presents:     Kwantlen Park Secondary School Theatre, 10441 132nd St, Surrey on Friday Oct 17, Curtain rises at  7 pm  Tickets are $ 25.00 per person and can be obtained by calling 604 961 – 2170  or by e-mail… Continue reading