Your Stories: Helen Bridge

Helen Bridge | Kitchener, Ontario

During these uncertain times, it is difficult for me and our four children to watch my husband go off to work for 24 hours to face this pandemic straight on! We honour our first responders by illuminating a red heart and blue twinkle lights from our window every evening. We hope they recognize our gratitude for their contribution.

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Your Stories: Lawreen Barber

Lawreen Barber | Edmonton Area, Alberta

Hi there, my husband is a firefighter with Edmonton Fire, and I am a member of Strathcona Fire local 2461, as a Fire dispatcher. During COVID we were both so lucky to work for essential services so that we could pay our bills and support our children.

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Your Stories: Nicholas Varey

Nicholas Varey | Waterloo, Ontario

My wife and two daughters have been my absolute rock when I come home from shift. My wife, Leanne, has been looking after our girls (3 & 1) and managing her career and pursuing her PhD in Developmental Psychology.

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