BRIDGES, the Hinton Housing and Employment Society is a chartable, non-profit organization that serves as a community resource, a drop-in centre, a "soup kitchen," and offers employment assistance to individuals with disabilities.
BRIDGES stands for Building Resourceful Individuals to Develop Goals and Employment Society. Our Mission is to develop, advocate and promote employment, support services and housing options within Hinton for persons with special mental health needs and their family members.
BRIDGES provides support, community-based programming, information and understanding to people living with: schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, panic/anxiety disorder and other mental health problems. Our vision is that individuals with special mental health needs and their family members will receive the support, services and the opportunity within the community to enjoy lives which are secure and meaningful.
Please take a moment to browse our website and Facebook page; and learn more about our B.R.I.D.G.E.S. You’ll find a bit of history, information on what’s happening now, and resources that may be helpful. We welcome your comments and suggestions!