Spring forward to Health at Anselma House

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Among many things, your ticket includes free massage, a meditation and mindfulness session, crystal therapy, free samples,  Steeped Tea, U Wear It Well, Stella and Dot, Arbonne education and products, and a seminar with Tabatha DeBruyn! Wellness for the mind, body and soul, all in support of Women’s Crisis Services. Call to book your tickets today 519-741-9184 ext 2003  $10 each or two for...

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The Future in good hands

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Meet Sarah and Emma Bumstead.  They visited Anselma House on December 23. During a time when they could be out playing with friends, enjoying a sweet holiday treat, or watching movies and relaxing, they wanted to learn more about our work. Sarah and Emma, along with their parents, wondered about the women and children who live with us, and were concerned that they wouldn’t have a happy holiday. They put this concern into action,...

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Giving Tuesday

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Giving Tuesday is a National Giving Day! Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday  …now GivingTuesday is here in Canada on December 2, 2014. It is a new Canadian movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Cyber Monday. The “Opening day of the giving season,” it is a day where charities, companies and individuals join together to share commitments, rally for favourite causes and think about others. Imagine a...

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Answering the call

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As the cold weather starts to creep in and the days are getting shorter, the women and children at Haven House and Anselma House are spending less time outside. Often we will see them settling in with a donated book, scootching around residence in a knitted pair of slippers and playing board games with other residents. When the frost comes, we will undoubtedly see our Residential workers pull out our well stocked supply of hats, scarves and...

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