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Slow & Steady

Summer has come, which often brings many changes as people transition from school to work or head out tree planting. This summer, however, the change is fairly subdued. Only 2 housemates went planting, and only one new friend is subletting. Last summer brought a slew of new residents. There is always air of excitement in …

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The History of Atangard

In one of our directors meetings, it was brought up that a lot of people now residing were not involved in the development process and do not know the story of our home. I put this presentation together for our housemeeting. Thought you might enjoy. -Soph

Changes

Your twenties can be a tumultuous segment of your life. From school, to relationships, to work, goals, plans and desires, trying to find things to hold on to can be difficult. I think for a lot of us here at Atangard, the idea of living in community comes with the hope that we will have …

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Vancouver Sun Article Jan. 1st, 2013: Notorious Abbotsford SRO becomes community living experiment

Atangard Coat of Arms designed and painted by: Tessa Suderman and Beth Freeman  Online Link to article: Click Here Text: One of Abbotsford’s most notorious single-resident occupancy hotels has been transformed into a creative experiment in community living. The Fraser Valley Inn is a long, red-brick building at the corner of Essendene and West Railway …

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