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A Balanced Approach Grounded in Facts – Services Listing March 27, 2020

Our response to COVID-19 is the most important issue at the moment. Guided by our values, we continue to respond quickly as this situation evolves. Our operations respect the wisdom and recommendations of government and health authorities. At the same time, we respect the needs of our participants and are focused on helping them through… Read more »

Who’s Not Stockpiling Toilet Paper?

Do you know who’s not stockpiling toilet paper during the COVID-19 pandemic? Marginalized populations like participants who receive services from Stella’s Circle. They’re not even stockpiling food, mostly because they are not in such a privileged position to be able to do so. Stella’s Circle works with people who face barriers such as mental illness,… Read more »

The Tightrope of Work/Life Balance

Stella’s Circle presents the third session of the Women’s Mental Wellness speaker series on March 23. These interactive sessions, lead by inspiring Stella’s Circle staff, focus on encouraging everyday mental wellness. Invite your book club, besties, sisters, colleagues or attend on your own! Punch and refreshments will be provided by the Hungry Heart Cafe. Stella’s… Read more »

Group for Young Women on Healthy Relationships and Sexual Exploitation

Stella’s Circle and Thrive are partnering to offer a ten-week group to young women 16-20 years old that will focus on healthy relationships and sexual exploitation. These group sessions will offer an opportunity to have a safe space to receive support and learn more about identifying exploitative situations. Women with lived experience will help to… Read more »

Pancake Breakfast

We’re gearing up for our annual pancake breakfast at the Hungry Heart Cafe. It will take place on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 from 7-10:30 am. Drop on by. $7 (cash only please) gets you housemade pancakes, in-house cured bacon, fruit and coffee/tea. Gluten-free available. Love to see you at this annual event. We’ll have guest… Read more »

Women’s Trauma Group

Our Just Us Women’s Centre is starting a Trauma Group for women in conflict with the law. The group is 11 weeks. Self or professional referrals are accepted. For more information or for assessment, please contact Amy at 738-0624 or

Blizzard 2020 Response

As Newfoundland recovers from Blizzard 2020, have a read about some of the amazing ways that our Stella’s Circle staff have responded to assist our most vulnerable citizens. Our CEO wrote a blog post about it. You can read it here.

Chinese New Year Feast

January 25 marks the beginning of the Chinese New Year, the year of the metal rat. The rat represents new beginnings and new opportunities, concepts that closely align with our Stella’s Circle values. Join us for this multicourse, family-style, Chinese feast featuring symbolic foods served during traditional New Year celebrations. Dumplings, noodles & spring rolls,… Read more »

Eat Your Veggies Pop-Up

Is eating more vegetables one of your New Year’s Resolutions?   On Thursday, January 16, The Hungry Heart is hosting our first special event of the year, with an “Eat Your Veggies” Pop-Up. In recent years, the HHC has been exploring more and more vegetable-focused menu items, and we are loving the results. In celebration of… Read more »