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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A Woman Named Tonglen

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“This is a fictional story based on real life experiences of women who have experienced domestic violence.  The threads of loving kindness and healing throughout the story are based on the work of authors and spiritual teachers such as Pema Chodron, Eckhart Tolle, Jon Kabat-Zinn, and James Redfield.  Tonglen is a form of meditation that reverses the usual logic of avoiding suffering and seeking pleasure.  During the practice of Tonglen,...

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Santa’s Helpers from The Westhill

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Santa’s helpers were hard at work for a month before Christmas at The Westhill, a retirement residence off of Ira Needles Blvd in Waterloo. Staff, residents and their families contributed gifts and items from our WISH LIST to make sure that the women and children we serve have everything they need. They also had a Holiday Social and raised funds for Women’s Crisis Services. Jessica Langton, Recreation Manager, gathered the elves who...

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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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