“grandmother” in Halq'eméylem, which is one of a group of related dialects spoken by coastal First Nations people
Sísele Housing for Women who are Older (formerly known as the New Marr) is a residential supportive housing program for women age 55 and older. The goal of the program is to support women to access community services and to live independently of violence and abuse, all within a harm-reduction framework. Sísele has 32 rooms, each with its own bathroom, fridge and cooktop. There is a communal kitchen on the second floor, as well as an exterior courtyard and a laundry room, and common lounges on the third and fourth floors.