The True Meaning of Mother's Day (Winnipeg Free Press, May 11, 2013 by Gordon Sinclair)

The True Meaning of Mother's Day (Winnipeg Free Press, May 2013 by Gordon Sinclair)

Grade 11 andd 12 students experienced social justice in a way no text book could impart: they sewed receiving blanekts and personally delievered them to moms and children in residence at Villa Rosa, a safe place for single women needing pre- and post-natal support.Written by: @chantal_wiebe

Grade 11 andd 12 students experienced social justice in a way no text book could impart: they sewed receiving blanekts and personally delievered them to moms and…

A woman who benefited from attending Villa Rosa while pregnant returns to the school and tells us her story.

A woman who benefited from attending Villa Rosa while pregnant returns to the school and tells us her story.

A woman who benefited from attending Villa Rosa while pregnant returns to the school and tells us her story.

A woman who benefited from attending Villa Rosa while pregnant returns to the school and tells us her story.

Villa Rosa executive director Kathy Strachan says they help the most vulnerable women in Manitoba manage their pregnancies and become independent.

Villa Rosa, a non-profit haven for young pregnant women and mothers, is holding its annual Celeb.

Kathy Strachan, executive director of Villa Rosa, says pennies have been coming in by the coffee tin since the organization launched its penny drive.

As the penny becomes a footnote in Canadian currency history, Winnipeg charities are clamouring for .

DEAR MISS LONELYHEARTS: I don't know who to turn to. I'm 34 and a professional, well-educated woman. I'm feeling lonely and heartbroken.

Dear Miss Lonelyhearts: I have had better lovers than the present woman I am dating, but I really li. - Miss Lonelyhearts - Winnipeg Free Press.

Villa Rosa (784 Wolseley Ave.) prenatal and postnatal residence is happy to have more energy efficient and updated windows throughout the building, thanks to the donation of several Winnipeg groups. <br /><br />“It had gone beyond drafty,” said executive director Kathy Strachan.

) prenatal and postnatal residence is happy to have more energy efficie. - The Metro - Winnipeg Free Press.

A long-time friend of Villa Rosa, Marj Lepp, will be speaking at this event on Resilience.

Manitoba's Silent Witness Project Pages

Cassandra Gagne and son, Miguel. She credits the Villa Rosa centre for turning her life around.

AT Cassandra Gagne found herself pregnant, estranged from her divorced parents and living on her.

Women's residence a saviour for once-reluctant mother

Ashley Harvey rests in a worn chair in her small public housing apartment.

Jets Help Local Charities Fly

The Winnipeg Jets have brought much joy to thousands of hockey fans over the past year, but their mo.

Cassandra Cantlon and her daughter, Adrianna, at Villa Rosa. A stigma still remains attached to single motherhood, says U of M sociology Prof. Susan Prentice.

Cassandra Cantlon and her daughter, Adrianna, at Villa Rosa. A stigma still remains attached to single motherhood, says U of M sociology Prof.

Jessica Pennock is telling her story to spare other girls from falling prey to sexual predators. She wants to help at-risk children after she graduates from college.

As a teen, she went from a loving, middle-class home to being trafficked for sex to middle-class dad.

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