Thank you again to our friends at Iridia Medical for a successful Emergency Medical Training and for your generous donation of a Nasal Naloxone Kit to help keep our staff, volunteers and residents safe.
Photos by Mary Konkin Photography
On Sunday, August 13th we will be hosting our 5th Annual Family Picnic in the Park with Earls Restaurants and we want you all to be there! Tickets will be by donation so be sure to put it on the calendar so you can join in on this DELICIOUS summer event to help us raise funds for…
We are so excited to welcome Angie, Miranda and Sonora to our team at Whole Way House. Angie (left) is our part time Office Coordinator and has been serving the DTES community for over 3 years along with her husband Pastor Fari and their two beautiful daughters. She has extensive experience in office management in the…
We are SO EXCITED to announce that we will be transitioning our community-building support programs to the Veterans Manor at 310 Alexander Street in the month of June in partnership with BC Housing and the Veterans Memorial Housing Society. We are so honoured and thankful for the opportunity to work with some of our city’s most…
Each uniquely hand-stamped necklace helps ReBuild confidence, value and dignity by providing a low-barrier, part-time job to a Whole Way House member and supports our Community Programs while honouring the I Get To Legacy left by Co-Founders Jenny & Josh’s father, Ron Konkin.
When Co-Founders, Jenny & Josh’s dad Ron Konkin was diagnosed with terminal cancer, he changed his perspective from “I have to” to “I get to” and these necklaces are a great reminder to leave a legacy of gratitude and generosity.
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We had so many big ideas of how we were going to save the Downtown Eastside and fix all the problems! We thought if we could just get enough clothes and food, everything would be fine. But when we got here, what we really saw were issues of loneliness and isolation. — JennyJenny KonkinPresident & Co-Founder of Whole Way House
Breakfast Television host Riaz Mehgi sits down with Whole Way House Co-Founder Jenny Konkin and Kris to discuss the “I Get To” program and how it empowers members of the Downtown Eastside community to work creatively with their hands, while building confidence, skills, value and purpose in their lives.
Source: Breakfast Television
The Daily Hive provides an in-depth feature of recent events and projects at Whole Way Hous, including Family Dinner, Monthly Hair Cuts, the “I Get To” Legacy Chain, UGM Alumni Super Smoothies, Emergency Medical Training, Family Birthday Parties, Art Sessions with Gerrard and the upcoming annual Family Picnic in the Park.
Source: Daily Hive Vancouver