Christmas – 2016 Message from a board member

I became involved with Logifem in part as a result of my only brother, who died suddenly in 2007. He was a project worker in a similar shelter in England. After his death, while visiting the place he worked, I felt burdened to carry on his work in some small way. The...

Christmas 2016- Messages from our Volunteers

Volunteering at Logifem, working in the garden, helping prepare and serve dinner and simply talking with the many wonderful women that live and work there, has been an enriching experience for me. The staff shows a sincere kindness, understanding and patience to all...

Christmas 2016 – Message from our Interim Director

In October 2016, I had the privilege of stepping into the role of Interim Director once again and I am happy to be back in this capacity. Over a year has passed since I last replaced Sally Richmond, Logifem’s Executive Director, during her maternity leave after the...

Fundraising Supper 2016

This year’s fundraising supper will take place on Thursday October 6th from 6 pm at Robin des Bois restaurant, 4653 St Laurent. The evening will include: Short presentation by Eric Latimer, PhD on Canada’s Housing First programme Welcome cocktail...

Logifem’s Kitchen

Residents at Logifem’s shelter receive two cooked meals a day plus a self-service style breakfast consisting of cereals, toast, hard boiled eggs, muffins, bananas, tea, coffee and orange juice. We use a two week menu template to ensure residents receive a healthy...