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Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
October has been an exciting month, with many reasons to celebrate including the launch of our new PSA. But did you know it was also Women’s History Month in Canada? It’s time for Canadians to celebrate the achievements of women and...

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Monday, October 27th, 2014
"We hope the next wave of women and children seeking shelter and safety won’t arrive when the school year ends, and again when the winter holidays arrive. But that’s what happens. So we must be prepared." Inside this issue:

Monday, October 27th, 2014
As anyone who runs a household knows, no sooner do we get home from the supermarket than it feels like it’s almost time to restock the dwindling supplies in the fridge and pantry. It never ends! Interval House maintains the same level of...

Monday, October 27th, 2014
The rain, the bugs, the sleeping bag, the BEARS—that’s what it’s all about. Spending time in the wilderness—canoeing, hiking and camping—is the ultimate exercise in character building! It is one of those life...

Monday, October 27th, 2014
They say you never get a second chance to make a first impression. So when Brianne showed up for her job interview with a beautiful new briefcase, she could see the employer was impressed. She says the briefcase may have clinched the job. It was...

Monday, October 27th, 2014
The changing of the seasons brings an eerie echo to Interval House. It’s hard to comprehend the cyclical nature of abuse. We hope we’ll be wrong about it. We hope the next wave of women and children seeking shelter and safety won’t...

Thursday, September 25th, 2014
Today Interval House and KBS’s new Cause Company launched a PSA campaign in response to the recent swell in news coverage of high profile domestic violence incidents. 

Monday, September 22nd, 2014
Kate and Will are having another baby, the fabulous Neil Patrick Harris wed and the NFL finally suspended Ray Rice for being an abuser. These were the headlines that dominated September 8th. An interesting commentary -- both good and bad -- about...

Friday, September 12th, 2014
When the school year ends, we always hear the kids at Interval House celebrating and singing “No more homework allllll summer!” Late spring and early summer are one of the busiest times of the year for Interval house and many other...

Friday, July 4th, 2014
“The seed you plant may look small but it has deep roots and will grow into a mighty tree.” – BESS graduate. Our Building Economic Self-Sufficiency (BESS) program began nearly 20 years ago, when we asked ourselves, “What...