There in Crisis

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Oct 5, 2018, 7:05 PM

We're on the ground - but we can't do it without you. Here are a few examples of how ACS was able to respond when people in our community were in crisis.

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Hope Restored

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Oct 1, 2018, 1:27 PM

On April 26, 2018, a devastating fire ripped through Lakeland Flowers in Abbotsford. 78 Mexican farmworkers lost everything - their home, their possessions and all of their documents. For many of them, it was the worst day of their lives. Thankfully, the community responded in an amazing way. Learn how Abbotsford Community Services was able to make a difference for one man in particular.

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From Volunteer Match to Lifelong Friends and Co-workers

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Sep 4, 2018, 11:30 AM

Claudia and Jen made a match for life through our Community Connections program.

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Seeking a New Identity in Music

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Aug 10, 2018, 4:26 PM

By the age of 14, Harley had already faced criminal charges, experimented with hard drugs and dropped out of middle school.

Find out how he was able to turn his life around by finding his passion for music with the help of the In It Together anti-gang program.

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Breaking the Cycle: A Young Father’s Story

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Jun 14, 2018, 2:27 PM

Abused, addicted, abandoned. Daniel's life has been full of challenges, but today he's a father, about to graduate and looking forward to the future.

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Amazing Community Response to Displaced Farmworkers

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Jun 8, 2018, 1:47 PM

In an amazing display of community, Abbotsford residents, organizations, churches, gurdwaras and businesses banded together to help the 75 farmworkers who lost their housing and most of their belongings on Thursday April 26th.

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New Beginnings Young Parent Program Graduates Thank Community Partners

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May 24, 2018, 2:41 PM

On Thursday, May 24th, the graduates of the New Beginnings Young Parent program gathered to thank the community partners who helped them graduate in the midst of parenting at the annual Thank You Tea.

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Saying 'Yes' to a Great Opportunity: Nicholas' Story

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May 15, 2018, 3:33 PM

Nicholas found success and happiness at home and school through his involvement with the YES program.

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"Friendship, not just Lessons" - Sharon's and Sophie's Story

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Apr 20, 2018, 8:36 AM

Sharon, a now-retired RN, always new that she was interested in helping English language learners. Learn more about her experiences as a volunteer with the ACS Access2English program.

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In Recognition of our Amazing Volunteers

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Apr 19, 2018, 3:14 PM

Today is National Volunteer Day, and we were delighted to have some of our many volunteers join us for a bite to eat and some fun and games!

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