International Women’s Day 2021: #FeministRecovery

International Women’s Day 2021: #FeministRecovery

International Women’s Day 2021: #FeministRecovery March 8 is International Women’s Day, a time to recognize and celebrate the contributions of women and girls everywhere and to re-commit to working towards inclusiveness and gender equity. Heather Ney Executive...
Comox Valley CNOY 2021 raised over $170,000!

Comox Valley CNOY 2021 raised over $170,000!

Comox Valley CNOY 2021 raised over $170,000! Thank you ever so much for walking and raising funds for the 2021 Comox Valley Virtual Coldest Night of the Year Walk. Your support is so important – without it we would not have a walk. But as each of you Walked Apart –...

In solidarity

The Comox Valley Transition Society is deeply saddened to learn of the finding of unmarked graves of children at the sites of several former residential schools.

As an anti-oppressive organization working to end violence, poverty and homelessness we recognize that the residential school system was part of a larger system of racism and cultural genocide that continues to this day and continues to impact the lives of First Nations, Inuit and Metis persons and communities.

CVTS is committed to listening to, and learning from, Indigenous staff, clients and community partners and to taking action towards the implementation of recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission that pertain to our work.

Click here to view some recommendations of what we can all do from the Indian Residential School Survivor Society with additions from the BC Society of Transition Houses.