Recent News!


Mental Health Champion 2019!

We are honoured to receive a 2019 Mental Health Champion Award from the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health. The award recognizes our work as change-makers in the community, working to support mental health and those living with mental illness. The award was presented to us by Louise Bradley, President and CEO of… Read more »


Looking for New Board Members to Govern our Award-Winning Organization

Stella’s Circle is looking for volunteers to join its dynamic and committed Board of Directors. Members of the Board oversee the governance of Stella’s Circle, a nationally-recognized social justice community organization with a mission to transform lives by offering Real Homes, Real Help, Real Work. Each year, we assist 1000 people who face many barriers… Read more »


Cinco de Mayo Theme Nights at the Hungry Heart

Around the world, Cinqo de Mayo has become a day to celebrate the culture, food and music of Mexico.  The Hungry Heart will join the celebration by presenting a leisurely five course family style menu of some of our Mexican favourites.  Lamb, pork, chicken & seafood will be featured, accompanied by the familiar ingredients such… Read more »


Just Sing!

The Stella’s Circle Inclusion Choir is delighted to present the world premiere of a fresh new piece by upcoming singer/songwriter, Rachel Cousins. Join us for an evening of song by the Stella’s Circle Inclusion Choir, and special guests Rachel Cousins and the St. John’s Gay Men’s Chorus. Wednesday, May 15 at 7:00pm DF Cook Recital… Read more »


Experience the Kitchen at the HHC

Join us at the Hungry Heart Café, the flagship social enterprise at Stella’s Circle, for a glimpse into the kitchen and our innovative Meals Squared program! Attendees will get to experience the kitchen from the perspective of our Hungry Heart student trainees, who participate in the production of food for Meals Squared. Following the creation… Read more »


Mardi Gras Theme Dinner

Join us for a New Orleans Mardi Gras Feast at the Hungry Heart Cafe.  Mardi Gras signifies the last hurrah before the start of Lent, and is synonymous with good times and good food.  Our menu will feature shrimp, salt cod, duck, pork ribs and house-made sausage accompanied by tomatoes, peppers, grits, black eyed peas… Read more »


Pancake Breakfast for Homelessness

Help fight homelessness and join us for our annual Pancake Breakfast at the Hungry Heart. Tuesday, March 5, 2019 7:00am – 10:30am $5.00 minimum per person PLEASE NOTE: Cash only Hungry Heart Cafe 142 Military Road, Rawlins Cross Enjoy a pancake breakfast on your way to start your day!


BRUNCH IS BACK!

You’ve been asking for it and it is finally HAPPENING!! Our long-awaited brunch is finally coming back to the Hungry Heart Café on Saturdays! We’ll be serving up our house-made sausages, bacon and beans along with favourites such as our famous Eggs Benny! Our first Saturday brunch will start on March 9. Our hours are… Read more »


Shhhh, don’t tell our CEO!

Our amazing leader and CEO, Lisa Browne, is celebrating a milestone birthday this week and we want to take a moment to celebrate not only her, but also just some of the accomplishments and progress at Stella’s Circle since her leadership tenure began four years ago. Her successes are our successes and help Stella’s Circle… Read more »


Transitions to Work Employment Program

Are you looking to get back into the job force? Are you currently on income support or would qualify for income support if you applied? Stella’s Circle is offering Transitions to Work, a 9-week employment readiness program starting in February. Our employment Counsellor will help you build your resume, practice your interview skills and connect… Read more »