Volunteer Spotlight

“Hi!  My name is Aliya Mohamed, and I got involved with SAVIS because I have always had a passion for women's issues and helping people with their problems.  Although this usually applied to friends, the idea of being able to help strangers through times of crisis was compelling, and the reality has proven to be challenging but incredibly rewarding.  I learned about SAVIS throu...
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Women’s Self Care Drop-In Group

The Women’s Self Care Drop-In Groups are being held every other week. When: Fridays 1-3 pm Where: 1515 Rebecca Street Suite 227 (second floor of the Oakville South Centre, formally known as Hopedale Mall) Languages: Primarily English with Spanish interpretation     OAKVILLE MARCH 7 &   21 APRIL 4 &   18 MAY 2, 16   & 30   ...
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SAVIS Volunteer Training

This fall SAVIS provided 13 volunteers and 3 placement students with “front line” crisis line training. These new volunteers were excited to participate in the training sessions and each brought their own unique strengths and experiences to the sessions. SAVIS is excited to have such wonderful and hard working new volunteers. In 2014, SAVIS will be offering a non-front line ...
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