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Amanda’s Story, Part Two: Inspiration + Community

“It’s a tricky feat to get out of the system, it was always in the top of my mind – checking timelines, deadlines, benefits, cost-benefit analysis of all these things I’m participating in – trying to find my way out. It’s harder than you think because you lose certain benefits and the scale, there […]

By |December 16th, 2016|Strong Mothers|0 Comments|

Amanda’s Story, Part One: Being A Mom Saved My Life​

“When I had my son, I surprised everybody. I made sure he had all the supported development he needed, I made sure everything was going well for him, I recovered. It was just after graduating from UBC that I got pregnant, which was a high point in my life… Having grown up in foster care, I […]

By |December 15th, 2016|Strong Mothers|0 Comments|