Sanctuary: in Motion

Five years ago our founders, Sharon Smith and Caroline Penhale facilitated an initial gathering of Christian leaders to brainstorm Sanctuary.

Today, Sanctuary is preparing people of faith in B.C., Yukon, Alberta and Manitoba to support mental health recovery in churches, parishes, peer support groups, mental health ministries and committees. Our offerings have expanded from seminars, workshops and sermons to include Living Room, Family Room, and training for clergy and community champions who respond to, accompany, and companion people on their mental health recovery journeys.

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