The Victoria Human Exchange Society is a grass roots group providing support and advocacy to people working hard to solve their own problems.It is simply a partnership of human beings – all with gifts to be shared and exchanged with those in need – and by supporting one another, we grow towards a healthier community.
About THE VICTORIA HUMAN EXCHANGE SOCIETY
To promote and support shelters and family type housing for homeless persons.
To provide advocacy and support to marginalized persons who are working to solve their own legal, health, educational, employment and social problems.
To assist families to improve their ability to nurture and support each other, arranging for therapy and / or counselling when requested.
To include marginalized persons in the decision making capacity of the Society, and to support initiatives which they themselves identify, thus enabling the growth of self-esteem and self-direction.
To network with downtown Agencies, City Social Planners, Churches, Social Service agencies and Government Ministries, without detriment to the grass roots nature of the Human Exchange.