Sparrow Preston is a queer, community-based social worker in Tiohtià:ke (Montreal). She is an anti-colonialist, a prison abolitionist, and a long-distance runner. 

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    When security infects social work

    A Montreal homeless shelter recently laid off its front-line workers and replaced them with security guards. Service users and front-line workers in Montreal discuss what happens when social services focus on control, not care.