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Baird MacGregor Insurance
Monday, June 29th, 2015
Summer is one of the busiest times of the year at Interval House. Many women with children do not want to disrupt their children’s school year, and have been making sacrifices, waiting for the school year to end before bravely leaving an...

YPI winner Chedi Mbaga
Thursday, June 25th, 2015
Every year, the Toskan Foundation’s Youth Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) donates over $1 million to social service charities. And thanks to the hard work of some dedicated students this year, Interval House is the proud recipient of two $5,000...

Monday, June 22nd, 2015
For many, June is graduation month, and the same goes for Interval House! Every June, we plan a graduation ceremony to celebrate the accomplishments of the women who completed our Building Economic Self-Sufficiency (BESS) Program over the past year...

Starwood Mother's Day
Tuesday, May 12th, 2015
An Interval House-commissioned survey released last week found that 1 in 6 of Canadians have a mother who has experienced domestic abuse. That means thousands and thousands of mothers across the country are victims of domestic violence, and that...

Friday, May 8th, 2015
Looking for a way to have fun, score some great buys, and help eradicate domestic violence? Come out this Saturday, May 9, to the Royal LePage National Garage Sale for Shelter! Royal LePage realty offices across Canada will be participating, with...

Thursday, May 7th, 2015
At Interval House, we understand the importance of home. And we’re very proud of our long-term relationship with Umbra, whose products help to create an inspiring and beautiful living space for the women who are moving to new homes after...

Thursday, May 7th, 2015
When it’s time for Interval House residents to leave our shelter and start their new lives, finding a good quality and affordable home is critical. Through our amazing partnership with CAPREIT, Toronto’s largest private landlord, women...

Thursday, May 7th, 2015
Leaving an abusive relationship is incredibly difficult. It requires the knowledge that support is within reach and no one is completely alone. A challenging, scary time in a woman’s life, there’s usually no room for taking a breath and...

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
“I wish my mother had brought my brother and me to a shelter like this when we were children,” he said as he left our meeting at Interval House. He’s the articulate, confident CEO of a successful Canadian company, but his posture...

Pen paper
Monday, April 27th, 2015
Not being familiar with the local language can be a huge barrier to success. So over the last year, a committee of amazing volunteers have helped to give the women at our shelter the best chance for a successful new life by developing and teaching...