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Interval House Partners with LinkToronto for SafePet
Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
After several months of careful planning, Interval House is excited to announce our partnership with Link Toronto’s SafePet program. This program will match women survivors of abuse seeking emergency shelter with foster homes for their beloved...

Winter 2018 Newsletter
Thursday, February 8th, 2018
Many women come to Interval House so wounded and traumatized they can’t even describe it. They’re not ready or able to talk about their experiences. They don’t want to relive their trauma by recounting it to a counsellor. Sometimes...

A Lifetime of Giving
Thursday, February 8th, 2018
When Mahen Thacker was a young boy growing up in India, his mother taught him a very valuable lesson: the importance of giving to others. “My father used to give her money for household expenses, and she would give some to me and say ‘Go...

The Greens' Full Circle Support of Interval House
Thursday, February 8th, 2018
It is with great appreciation that we announce a most generous gift to Interval House, made by three Toronto sisters: Karen, Donna and Lindy Green. Their combined contribution serves to retire the remaining mortgage held by Interval House, freeing...

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Thursday, February 8th, 2018
Many women come to Interval House so wounded and traumatized they can’t even describe it. They’re not ready or able to talk about their experiences. They don’t want to relive their trauma by recounting it to a counsellor. Sometimes...

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Thursday, February 8th, 2018
For Pam Pridham, food is more than just fuel. The owner of Toronto’s DISH café and cooking studio fervently believes food is love, sharing, giving, conversation and nourishment for both body and soul. That’s why Pam started a...

Li's Dream
Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
When Li first immigrated to Canada, She was filled with optimism and hope for the life she was pursuing in a promising new country. She came here for love—to be with her husband in joy and prosperity. But she quickly learned that she was not...

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Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is underway to put a spotlight on the global issue of violence against women (VAW). VAW  takes many forms—intimate partner violence, sexual assault, sexual harassment, gender-based...

#Metoo
Friday, October 20th, 2017
The #metoo campaign, originally created by activist Tarana Burke in 2007, picked up steam this week when Alyssa Milano urged women to use the hashtag in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein accusations that have rocked Hollywood.

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Thursday, August 24th, 2017
An abusive relationship can have long-lasting effects on a survivor’s ability to thrive. Left with the scars of abandonment, broken self-esteem, shame, and trauma, moving on can be a daunting prospect. It can feel practically impossible,...