When the POST began operating in the 1980s, before an official sign could be installed at the front of the building, people were hesitant to enter the store premises because of the stigma surrounding mental illness.
You’ve decided to go on holidays. You’ve been thinking of flights and reminiscing about past adventures. The only problem is, you don’t know where to go. Do you visit a new country you’ve never seen before?
In 1979, the Board of Directors of Medicine Hat’s Canadian Mental Health Association began the groundwork for its very own second-hand store as a social enterprise.
Travelling isn’t always perfect. It isn’t always luxurious, and plans don’t always go off flawlessly.
In my last Traveller’s Tales, I had promised to explore the differences between luxury cruising and your fun, family ships.
Travel is a constant conversation piece in my world. If I hear that planes, trains and automobiles are your go-to to get away, you basically have an instant best friend in me.