Welcome to Stella’s Circle Blog!

Welcome to the Stella’s Circle blog, where you’ll find news, stories and regular updates about our organization and our community partners, employees, friends and participants.



Everyone Loves a Loop Bag!

Inspired by the new skating surface, The Loop, at Bannerman Park, our Hungry Heart Cafe started offering Loop Bags last year. These picnics are a great way to enjoy the summer breeze at the park or in other locations. You have a choice of menus ($18) as well as a kids menu ($10). It includes an entrée,… Read more »


Here Comes the Bride…Sort Of!

I love to speak to groups about Stella’s Circle. Often, I’m approached by someone who wants to tell a story about Stella Burry, the woman for whom Stella’s Circle is named. Recently, I spoke at the East District meeting of the United Church Women. The keyboardist, Mary, caught my eye with her exuberant playing! After… Read more »


An Incredible Moment

Through its Employment Services Division, Stella’s Circle offers a Skills Discovery Group. Classroom groups are combined with a variety of workplace and other experiential learning. The 12-week program is designed for adults who have experienced serious mental health issues and have had limited work experience. Topics can include personal development and life skills, career exploration… Read more »


A Big Stella’s Circle Welcome!

We have so much to say at Stella’s Circle so we’ve incorporated a blog into our website to say some of it! Most of our postings will be focused on the impact that Stella’s Circle is having in our community. Our website (www.stellascircle.ca) provides an overview of all of the services offered at our organization. We… Read more »