28 Feb
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Residential Support Services for People with Intellectual Challenges & Mental Illness

Turning Leaf currently offers residential support services for people living with intellectual challenge and mental illness in 6 different regions in Manitoba and Saskatchewan. We have homes in Selkirk, Winnipeg, Portage La Prairie, Winkler, Regina, and Moose Jaw.  There are currently 43 participants living in our residential homes which are staffed with a total of 126 […]

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27 Feb
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Moses Amik Beaver, Another Fatality Caused by Gaps in Our System

“I created art when I was young, using the inside walls of the family cabin and charcoal from the fire. Now, I have expanded to using bright acrylics, watercolours, and pencils on paper, canvas, and birch bark.” –  Moses Amik (Beaver) On Monday, February 13, an iconic Canadian artist, Moses Amik Beaver, was found unresponsive […]

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08 Feb
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Donations Needed For Our Annual Easter Brunch

Turning Leaf makes it a priority to celebrate all holidays with our participants. Many of them don’t have immediate family, but they do have their Turning Leaf family, and our next family celebration is our Annual Easter Brunch! Looking for Cash and Gift-in-Kind Donations for Easter Brunch This year, we will be feeding approximately 260 […]

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07 Feb
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Crisis Stabilization After 101 Foster Homes

Through our crisis stabilization team, Turning Leaf helps individuals with intellectual challenges, such as Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder who are in conflict with the law. These services can include creating a ‘release plan’ for people in custody, helping them and their families navigate the legal system or helping them get to meetings with probation or parole officers.  Most […]

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25 Jan
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From Substance Abuse & Shelters to ‘Living Like A King’

My story of Brian begins during the summer months of 2010. That’s when I started working with Brian’s team.  New to the team and certainly overwhelmed, I found myself having countless discussions with Brian’s support team.  We were hoping to find a way to prevent Brian from continuing to fall between the cracks as a […]

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10 Jan
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Advocating Suicide Prevention, Cathy’s Story

Cathy’s story is a perfect example of how we advocate for our participants, in her case we were advocating for suicide prevention. Cathy is cheerful young woman in her early twenties.  She’s creative, enjoys music and spending time with people.  However, she has also been diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and […]

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17 Dec
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Thank You Sponsors Of Our Christmas Dinner!

It is important to us at Turning Leaf Community Support Services to share the holidays with our participants. Every year during the holidays, we provide them with a traditional family Christmas dinner and share in the joy of the season with them. For many of our participants, Turning Leaf is the only family they have, […]

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05 Dec
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Manitoba’s Little Big Shots A Huge Success!

Congratulations to all the finalists of the 1st Annual Manitoba’s Little Big Shots! On behalf of Turning Leaf Community Support Services, we thank all of the finalists for sharing their talents to help us raise funds! The 1st Annual Manitoba’s Little Big Shots in support of Turning Leaf was held at The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre […]

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28 Nov
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Donate To The Turning Leaf Christmas Dinner!

Turning Leaf Community Support Services is a nonprofit charitable organization who provides crisis and treatment services for people living with intellectual challenges and mental illness. We are also the only organization who helps those who have fallen through the cracks in our system. This is why we need to fundraise, and we need your help. […]

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24 Nov
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Saskatchewan Board Members Needed!

Turning Leaf is looking for board of director candidates in Saskatchewan Turning Leaf Community Support Services (Inc.) is a non-profit, treatment based organization that provides crisis intervention, counselling, and treatment services to those living with intellectual challenge and mental illness. About the board The Turning Leaf Board of Directors operates under a governance model and […]

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