“Thirty-one years ago, a gunman killed 14 women at Montreal’s Ecole Polytechnique, in what has become known as the Montreal Massacre. The victims were murdered because of their gender. To honour the women who were killed in this act of femicide we will be hosting a Facebook live candlelight vigil on Sunday December 6th @ 11am. Please mark your…
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Today, you can help local survivors of violence on their journey from crisis to confidence. Violence affects us all. Whether it happens to your neighbour, your friend, your loved one, or you, SAVIS is here to help. By making a donation right now, you are providing a means of support for survivors of violence and helping SAVIS to extend many programs that receive time limited funding.
SAVIS of Halton continues to provide counselling and programming to reduce and end violence in the Region of Halton. SAVIS services include free crisis, short term, and long term counselling for all survivors of violence (female, male and members of the transgender community ages 12+) including childhood trauma. We offer 24-Hr crisis/support, advocacy, referrals and information; accompaniments to hospital, court, and police; an elder abuse awareness program; extensive public education programs for schools, agencies, groups, and businesses.
Give the gift to support survivors of sexualized violence and give them the tools they need to heal.