Our Place Stories

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A Place to Be Real

“Stork Secrets helped me not feel alone with my struggles and gave me a sense of connection with others.” Amanda M.

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A Sisterhood of Mothers

“At Our Place I found a sisterhood of mothers. It is a place where babies and motherhood are celebrated.” Gabi S., Stork Secrets program participant.

A Welcoming Centre

"Many moms have no one to talk to at home. So they come here to talk to other adults." Mery T., Early Learning Facilitator, former program participant and volunteer.

Meaningful Support for Difficult Days

“I felt comfortable [at Stork Secrets] because I knew it was safe to share.” Lorena, Stork Secrets program participant

They Always Uplift People

"Everyone was there to listen. It reminded me I am not alone. " Matteha, participant in the Stork Secrets Pregnancy and Postpartum Adjustment Peer Support group.

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Where New Canadian Parents Find Support

Bahar arrived in Canada when her son was two. She and her Canadian husband lived and worked in England and decided that Canada was the best place to raise their family.