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The Women's Centre is closed on Family Day (Feb. 19, 2018)

February is Black History Month

February 4, 2018 | admin

February is Black History month. But, while celebrating the accomplishments and contributions of Black Canadians, we need to be mindful of the intersecting oppressions all women of colour face on a daily basis. Living with systemic racism and gender bias makes their accomplishments that much more important as it eradicates stereotypes…

Feminist Mental Health Program in Top Demand but Future for Program is uncertain as Funding Objectives Change – What YOU Can Do? 

January 16, 2018 | admin

It’s amazing what love does. It creates community that supports women through crisis, distress and transition. It provides grassroots services and programs to bring positive change to lives touched by pain and sorrow. For close to 30 years The Women’s Centre of Halton (The Centre) has been a place where love…

December 6 is National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

December 5, 2017 | admin

By Doreen Nicoll   On December 6, 1989 a lone gunman entered a classroom of 60 engineering students at Ecole Polytechnique. He ordered the men to leave the room. The murderer was then heard to scream, “I hate feminists” before opening fire and killing 14 innocent women: Anne St-Arneault, 23. Geneviève…

Unite Campaign to End Violence Against Women: Sex Trafficking

October 14, 2017 | admin

Saturday, November 25th signals the start of the United Nations 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. It begins on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and ends on Sunday, December 10th International Human Rights Day. This year’s theme, “Leave no one behind: end violence against women and…