Parliament Hill plays host to more than politicians, dignitaries and tourists. Since at least the 1920s, the Hill has been home to stray cats, eventually becoming a volunteer-run cat sanctuary. Today, seven cats live in the colony. Volunteer Brian Caines tells the unique story of one of Centretown’s little-known features.
Homeless youth can find a space to foster their creativity and make money at the same time through BeadWorks at Operation Come Home. Operation Come Home is mandated to provide support programs to prevent homeless youth from becoming homeless adults.