Inside Interval House

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Friday, July 4th, 2014
“The seed you plant may look small but it has deep roots and will grow into a mighty tree.” – BESS graduate. Our Building Economic Self-Sufficiency (BESS) program began nearly 20 years ago, when we asked ourselves, “What...

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Friday, July 4th, 2014
“BESS helped me to envision a bright future.” – BESS Valedictorian. On June 17th, 2014, Interval House hosted its 4th Annual BESS Graduation Ceremony. The ceremony was a wonderful opportunity to honour all of the women who...

Friday, July 4th, 2014
As exciting as it is for families at Interval House to embark on their journey toward independence, the transition out of the shelter can be a challenging time. During their time at Interval House, families form very close bonds with one another...

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
In our last article, we talked about knowing the signs of E-VAW. Now, it’s time to look at what you can do to protect yourself and others from electronic violence. Recently, a lot of highly useful apps have been created that survivors, victims...

Monday, June 2nd, 2014
Electronic violence can be occur through phone, email, text messages, social media accounts, blogs, and any other tech-based platform that spreads information. It can be easy to look at all this information and say, “That doesn’t apply...