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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...

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Friday, July 4th, 2014
“BESS helped me to envision a bright future.” – BESS Valedictorian. On June 17th, 2014, Interval House hosted its 4th Annual BESS Graduation Ceremony. The ceremony was a wonderful opportunity to honour all of the women who...

Friday, July 4th, 2014
As exciting as it is for families at Interval House to embark on their journey toward independence, the transition out of the shelter can be a challenging time. During their time at Interval House, families form very close bonds with one another...

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
In our last article, we talked about knowing the signs of E-VAW. Now, it’s time to look at what you can do to protect yourself and others from electronic violence. Recently, a lot of highly useful apps have been created that survivors, victims...

Monday, June 2nd, 2014
Electronic violence can be occur through phone, email, text messages, social media accounts, blogs, and any other tech-based platform that spreads information. It can be easy to look at all this information and say, “That doesn’t apply...

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Monday, June 2nd, 2014
We know that you want to know what’s happening at Interval House. But just like your own home, it can be difficult to peek inside our rooms... The solution? Our new Tumblr page – Owlie and Whippo!  So, who are Owlie and Whippo?...

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
By now, you’ve probably heard about the horrific act of violence carried out by Elliot Rodger this past weekend in Santa Barbara. Before he committed his awful crimes, Rodger took to the internet to leave behind a video and manifesto, which...