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Wednesday, March 4th, 2015
NEW STUDY BY INTERVAL HOUSE SHOWS 24% BLAME THE VICTIM AND ONLY 58% WOULD INTERVENE IF ABUSE DISCLOSED. Toronto, ON – March 4, 2015 – The highly publicized celebrity abuse cases in late 2014 resulted in an unprecedented public interest...

National Volunteer Week 2015
Tuesday, April 14th, 2015
This week, April 12-18, we mark the 74th year of National Volunteer Week, a week of recognition that was first created to honour women’s contributions. In 1943, Canada declared the first National Volunteer Week to highlight the important...

Monday, April 6th, 2015
Springtime is here at last! At Interval House, the warmer weather means fun family trips to the local park, preparations for spring planting in our gardens, and setting goals for new beginnings. Last week, it also meant exciting spring festivities...

Monday, March 16th, 2015
We’re warming up the winter with some good news from our Gratitude Report! The report is an update for you, our friends and supporters, who make a huge difference in the lives of women and children at our shelter.

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
You may scoff, but there's no denying that selfies have taken over social media. As ubiquitous as cute cats and breathtaking sunsets, selfies have morphed into a form of self-documentation, a way of showing the world (or your 200 followers) who you...

Winter 2015 Newsletter
Friday, February 27th, 2015
“When women come to Interval House, I want them to be able to see themselves as more than victims and statistics,” says Paula, Supervisor for the Women and Children’s Program. “I want them to see that they are the leaders in...

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
What you - our donors - have helped accomplish. This year, the numbers tell some remarkable stories.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
Learn how monthly support benefits the women and children of Interval House Bonnie grew up in a family that believed in putting beliefs into actions—and that meant giving back and trying to help others. “I really believe that the better...

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
We've all seen the recent headlines with high profile allegations of domestic abuse. I can't count the number of times I've heard friends and family ask the same question of those stories: "why doesn't she just leave?" Too many people...

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
Programs you have helped to fund this year “When women come to Interval House, I want them to be able to see themselves as more than victims and statistics,” says Paula, Supervisor for the Women and Children’s Program. “I...