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Halton Women’s Place is a non-profit organization devoted to assisting abused women and their dependent children. Shelter & support services for women as they establish violence-free lives in their community.

Halton Women’s Place is a non-profit organization devoted to assisting abused women and their dependent children. Shelter & support services for women as they establish violence-free lives in their community.

Read below about some of the good things happening around here:

Read below about some of the good things happening around here:

Survivor Story

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Hope in High Heels

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International Women’s Day #BreakTheBias

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Special Webinar for Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

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Happy Holidays from Halton Women’s Place

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The GRAND-PRIZE Winner

  Congratulations to the Lottery for Hope GRAND-PRIZE Winner... Soulla F. (Ticket #4975034) Thank you so much to everyone who participated and helped spread the word about our 50/50 Lottery for Hope, commemorating November, Woman Abuse Prevention Month! Every ticket you purchased in the draw directly supports Halton Women's Place and all our programs and...

Everything you need to know about the HWP Crisis Line

  We know that time doesn't stop for women and families experiencing abuse. We know that you may need to call us at any time of the day, or whenever you happen to have the privacy to reach out. We know that you have questions about leaving an abusive relationship, finding out what your options...

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Signs of abuse: what can abuse look, sound, act, and feel like

1. Different Types of Abuse Abuse is the attempt by one person to control another using fear, violence, intimidation. Abuse is not just physical. It may also be emotional, sexual, or psychological • Emotional Abuse — any words, facial expressions, gestures or actions that humiliate… shame… intimidate… threaten… control… or destroy self-worth • Sexual Abuse...

Survivor Story

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Hope in High Heels

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International Women’s Day #BreakTheBias

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Special Webinar for Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

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Happy Holidays from Halton Women’s Place

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The GRAND-PRIZE Winner

  Congratulations to the Lottery for Hope GRAND-PRIZE Winner... Soulla F. (Ticket #4975034) Thank you so much to everyone who participated and helped spread the word about our 50/50 Lottery for Hope, commemorating November, Woman Abuse Prevention Month! Every ticket you purchased in the draw directly supports Halton Women's Place and all our programs and...

Everything you need to know about the HWP Crisis Line

  We know that time doesn't stop for women and families experiencing abuse. We know that you may need to call us at any time of the day, or whenever you happen to have the privacy to reach out. We know that you have questions about leaving an abusive relationship, finding out what your options...

test for gala

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Signs of abuse: what can abuse look, sound, act, and feel like

1. Different Types of Abuse Abuse is the attempt by one person to control another using fear, violence, intimidation. Abuse is not just physical. It may also be emotional, sexual, or psychological • Emotional Abuse — any words, facial expressions, gestures or actions that humiliate… shame… intimidate… threaten… control… or destroy self-worth • Sexual Abuse...

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