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September 11, 2018

A new blog post from our community friend Deborah Woolway. Deborah wanted to get a firsthand look at the work of our programs. Using her skills as a writer and journalist, Deborah set out to tell the story of Phoenix through her personal blog. For her latest post, she visited the Phoenix Youth and Family Therapy Program.

Read Deborah’s blog Phoenix: A House and So Much More.

August 17, 2018

Fri, Aug 17: Dozens of youth and community members from Mulgrave Park celebrated “Spread the Love” day in downtown Halifax on Friday. Alicia Draus reports. Click here to watch.

August 15, 2018

Spread the Love, a program created by the youth of Mulgrave Park is about changing perspectives. Residents of Mulgrave Park see their community as centered on family, unity, compassion, and strength. For many of Mulgrave Park’s residents, their home is misunderstood because its reputation is focused on a difficult history - one that doesn’t paint the whole picture or tell the story of the Mulgrave Park of today.

July 24, 2018

Atlantic Drag Star is the biggest drag competition to hit the east coast and it's happening in support of Phoenix Youth Programs. CTV Morning Live's, Katie Kelly sat down with Atlantic Drag Star creator Vald Snytkin and host Glitter Gary. Click here to watch.