Word from a resident

As I reflect on what it was that brought me to Logifem, I have to say that at a certain point in my life, Logifem gave me all that I needed. I was going through a situation of failure and I had lost all of my reference points: material, relational and emotional. The...

A common voice to talk about female homelessness

Since 2013 Logifem has participated in a committee organized by the Table des groupes de femmes de Montréal to examine issues related to homelessness as experienced by women in the city, using the word “homeless” to incorporate anyone whose housing situation is...

Summer 2016 at Logifem

Here at Logifem one of the highlights of the summer is our summer camp. Each year we take our residents into the countryside for a few days of forest walks, canoeing, camp fires, gentle sports and relaxing. The camp is a great opportunity for residents to relax and to...

From our President, Joan Soares

With Christmas approaching and the New Year just around the corner; I am excited about what lies ahead for Logifem! This past year has been a year of transition for our organization. We completed the construction of our new apartment complex and welcomed 6 new...

Financial Update

As another year comes to an end, the Logifem board along with Sally, our Director, have spent time evaluating Logifem’s financial position. Thanks to many years of good stewardship and to the generosity of our donors, our books are looking healthy. In fact we have...

I’ll be home for Christmas…

Originally from the UK, I arrived in Canada almost 10 years ago. For the first few years I felt dreadfully homesick in the lead up to Christmas. I can remember hearing the song, “I’ll be home for Christmas” on the radio and feeling close to tears knowing that I...