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Wednesday, January 27th, 2016
Meet Shirin.  Shirin has been a Women’s Counsellor Advocate at Interval House for 6 years. Over those 6 years, she’s seen hundreds of families walk through our doors, looking for a safe place to call home. And she’s welcomed...

Santa in the toy room
Monday, January 4th, 2016
We often get asked, “How do you know how the families are doing after their leave Interval House?” And it’s a good question! After a family leaves our shelter for their new home, we want to make sure that we know they’re...

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Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
The beginning of a New Year is time for celebration and looking forward, but it’s also a time for reflection. While goal setting and New Years resolutions are great ways to put careful consideration into milestones and achievements, the step...

Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
Interval House's volunteer of the month for December is Tawni, an ESL Teacher Volunteer What motivates you to be a volunteer? The women and children that I have met volunteering for Interval House inspire me so much with their strength. They are...

kids' clay sculpture of a winter scene
Thursday, December 10th, 2015
The holiday season is a bittersweet time of year for the children at Interval House. They are living in a safe place out of harm’s way, with new friends and newfound freedom to relax and just be kids. But even with the relief of living in a...