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Milton: | 905-847-9104

We are working virtually. Peer support via phone continues. Walk-in & group programs suspended.


September 29, 2018 | admin

October days are glorious when the leaves change to all of those beautiful autumn colours. It’s a wonderful time to be a kid running around as much for fun as to keep warm. As the temperature drops and the days grow noticeably shorter, it’s time to start simmering hearty soups and…

Welcome to the Women’s Centre!

September 29, 2018 | admin

The Women’s Centre of Halton (WCH) is often the first place a woman finds support during difficult times. The WCH offers a wide range of services designed to meet individual needs and can make referrals to local community agencies when additional support for women and children is need. Walking through the…

Back to School

August 16, 2018 | admin

Back to school is a time filled with great expectations. Kids and youth starting a fresh school year often have to adjust to new schools, teachers, friends and routines. But, all of these changes bring the possibility of unlimited opportunities and experiences as well! Summer routines evolve from lazy days to…

School’s Out for Summer!

July 12, 2018 | admin

School’s out for summer! And, while it can sometimes feel like school’s out forever, the Women’s Centre of Halton (WCH) would like to give moms a few helpful tips to get through these long hot days with little effort and cost. Pack a picnic and catch the bus to the nearest…

June 21st is National Indigenous Peoples Day

July 12, 2018 | admin

​June is the month we celebrate sunshine, strawberries, and Indigenous history. Culminating on June 21st with National Indigenous Peoples Day, Indigenous peoples and settlers come together to celebrate the heritage, rich cultures and innumerable achievements of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples. The Women’s Centre of Halton (WCH) would like to…

May is Sexual Assault Prevention Month

April 24, 2018 | admin

May is Sexual Assault Awareness Month in Canada. The Women’s Centre of Halton prefers to call it Sexual Assault Prevention Month because we need to stop it before it happens. Sexual assault is any unwanted act of a sexual nature forced by one or more persons upon an individual. This definition…

April 22nd is Earth Day!

April 2, 2018 | admin

April is a month full of promise and new life. The songs of returning birds bring hope that the harshness of winter is giving way to the sunny days and warmth of spring. While at the same time, it’s virtually impossible to keep from smiling with all the glorious daffodils bobbing…

International Women’s Day (March 8)

February 28, 2018 | admin

March is such a wonderful month! The days are longer, the 20th is the official start of spring, and there’s the promise of renewed life as snowdrops push through the last of the snow and pussy willow offer nectar to emerging pollinators. March is also the time to celebrate women’s accomplishments….

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…