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Recovering in a Pandemic

Recovering in a Pandemic

Amidst the pandemic, Westminster House has remained steadfast in its mission to help women and youth girls overcome the struggles of addiction and recover through these trying times.
Holiday Baking Begins

Holiday Baking Begins

At the beginning of November, WHS Food & Nutrition Coordinator Tara begins her holiday baking and the sweet smell of Christmas fills the air. The holiday baking season starts at WHS in November and runs through New Year's day, over the course of which 400 sweet treats will be made.
Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving

To celebrate Halloween this year, the Last Door Youth program joined Westies for an afternoon of pumpkin carving. ...
Y.E.A.P Go Bowling

Y.E.A.P Go Bowling

Y.E.A.P. Go Bowling  This month, Westminster House Society (WHS) Youth and Emerging Adult Program (Y.E.A.P.) ...
Holiday Pledge

Holiday Pledge

Life Is Delicious  This photo was taken 12 years ago.  It was Christmas morning, the first Christmas in a long ...
A WOMEN’S EDUCATION JOURNEY

A WOMEN’S EDUCATION JOURNEY

A WOMEN’S EDUCATION JOURNEY This coming July 1, 2020, will mark the fourth anniversary of working in the ...
Self Care – Without Spending Money

Self Care – Without Spending Money

How to Take Care of Yourself Without Spending Money Self-care as we see it on the Internet often yields a few ...
Hangover-Free Lifestyle

Hangover-Free Lifestyle

Do you ever wake up and love the way you live your life? For those of us in recovery, “a Hangover-Free Lifestyle” ...
Staying Safe During the Holiday Season

Staying Safe During the Holiday Season

Holidays and Christmas: when you think of this time of the year, what comes to mind? Do you jump up with joy, like ...
The Stages of Alcoholism Part 2

The Stages of Alcoholism Part 2

The Stages of Alcoholism Part 2 Note this is the second blog of The Stages of Alcoholism. See part one ...
The Stages of Alcoholism Part 1

The Stages of Alcoholism Part 1

The Stages of Alcoholism Part 1 Note this is the first blog of The Stages of Alcoholism. Please click on The ...
Top Drug Issues in Canada

Top Drug Issues in Canada

Substance abuse is on the rise worldwide, and if you think Canada is immune to it, you may want to think again. ...