Mellie Parris


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My Sacred Place


Sarah’s Garden at SIFAT Campus, in partnership with CFNEA

Sarah’s Garden beckons the public to come, sit, unwind, think, pray, and meditate. It is an ideal place for those with mental health issues, as it sets up a therapeutic space. But overall, it is a communal setting for all to simply relax and reflect.

Meet Another Firesoul


Lauren Goodsmith

When your work no longer feels like work, you’re doing the right thing. And for Lauren Goodsmith, this rings true. An avid lover of gardening and nature’s renewing beauty, Lauren has integrated her passion into her profession. Beginning in 2009, Lauren helped develop the Healing Garden at Advocates for Survivors of Torture and Trauma, supported...

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