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Quebec's travelling journalist: October 2013 Archives

New respite home for farmers

Nestled on a leafy street in St-Hyacinthe is a very special house. From the outside, it looks like any other in the neighbourhood, but it's more than just a family home. It's a respite home for farmers.

It's called La Maison ACFA, which stands for "Au Coeur des Familles Agricole." It hopes to offer solace for overworked farmers who need a place to get away and gather their thoughts. Quebec's Travelling Journalist Marika Wheeler visited the newly inaugurated house.
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