Most financial advisers will tell you that it’s a good idea to have at least 3 months worth of normal operating expenses set aside as a fall back or nest egg should you encounter a crisis. It would be interesting to know how many of us actually do that.  A lot of people live from pay cheque to pay cheque, and many are only one pay cheque away from being homeless!

Souls Harbour Rescue Mission defines someone’s immediate need for food, shelter, and clothing as ‘emergency care.’ And this level of care is the foundation upon which our programs and services are built.