St. James Town Blog

2022 Pride!

Pride with SOY (June 20th- June 29th) Celebrate a fun week for pride with events hosted by Sherbourne Health’s Supporting our Youth Program (SOY). Events include Black Queer youth pride, Newcomer Pride, and many more! Click here for more information. Street Haven's Annual Pride BBQ (June 25th) You are cordially invited to come to [...]

The Acronym

By Rowan Flood The google definition of an acronym is an "abbreviation formed from the initial letters of other words and pronounced as a word." In a sense, acronyms are bits of words that become words themselves. Words have power and meaning, they change alongside our world. LGBTQ+ is an acronym formed from [...]

Celebrating mothers

By Munira Yusuf Mother’s Day is a holiday that is celebrated to honour the mothers in our lives. It is observed in many parts of the world, although sometimes on a different date than it is celebrated in Canada. Mother’s Day as we know it today was created by Anna Jarvis in the [...]