ONE ACT – Pat Aplevich

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 We are honoured to introduce to you one of our featured readers in the upcoming production “Rage Against Violence”. Pat Aplevich is a long time resident of Kitchener – Waterloo and has contributed in many ways to making our community a kinder, better place to be. As a mother and grandmother, her dedication to caring extends inwards and outwards. She has even been rewarded for her community service several times:  2014 Zonta...

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TD BANK GROUP Celebrates Mother’s Day

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TD Bank Group celebrates Mother’s Day with an investment in the Women of Waterloo Region Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region is very proud to thank TD Bank Group for their support of the campaign to Rebuild Haven House, the shelter supporting abused women and their children in Cambridge and North Dumfries. TD announced today that they are investing $50,000 in the safety and the future of women in our region. “The care, love and...

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2014 Holiday Blog

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The holiday season is a very special time of the year for many, and can also be a very emotional time for the families who are in shelter. The women who leave everything behind to regain a life of freedom and safety for themselves and their children can have several worries during the holidays. On top of the concerns related to leaving an abusive relationship, there is worry about money for gifts for their children, whether there will be...

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Lackner McLennan Insurance comforting those in need

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Our Friends at Lackner McLennan Insurance visited us today to drop off some comfort and joy for our residents. Joan and Cynthia delivered new pillows and sheet sets as gifts for women who are in shelter and leaving shelter. This type of gift really does bring comfort while in shelter, and is taken with them when they leave. A new pillow to rest her head at night can make a world of difference to a woman who has just arrived from a stressful and...

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