“I want to live in a community where we care for each other” November 4, 2016 Join the Kootenay Divas and Clinton Swanson for another great evening of music and community inspiration! Nelson CARES Society – where respect for every individual is an ordinary everyday occurrence. To show our respect, we preserve and maintain affordable housing. The real impact of respect and the value of affordable housing Ward Street Place is a safe affordable home for people who strive to create a stable life. Sam’s story. Tom’s story. Watch the video. See the big picture of how we are preserving affordable housing. Learn how you can support affordable housing in the community How can I help?