Welcome Centre friends, come out for a reading the play "Rage Against Violence" by Gary Kirkham and Dwight Storring on November 2nd at the Olde Walkerville Theatre. A number of prominent Windsor citizens will be reading in the production including: Chief Al Frederick and Christine Lucier of the Windsor Police Force; Bob Steele, CBC Radio personality; Larry Horwitz, Chair of the Downtown BIA; Melissa McCormick, whose survivor story has been published as a book; and local actor Leslie McCurdy.
All proceeds will be divided between the Welcome Centre Shelter for Women, Hiatus House, and the Sexual Assault Treatment unit at the Met Hospital. ... See moreSee less
Today is World Homeless Day which means people around the world will recognize this global day in many ways at their local level--one of the ways that YOU can help make a change for the 500 women and families in your community experiencing homelessness every year is by donating to the Pink Door Campaign. In less than one month, we will have the chance to make on offer on our forever home, which will mean that women and families can stay under one roof and access our services 24/7 and we simply cannot do this without you! ... See moreSee less
Every family deserves a place to call home. In Windsor Essex families who are in need of emergency shelter must access shelter support through our agency and stay off site, unable to be a part of the day to day necessities that come along with finding new, safe housing. Help us to expand our facilit...
This Thanksgiving, we want to say thank you to those who mean the most to us--our supporters!Your support not only gives us hope that our forever home is not just a pipe dream but it also touches the lives of hundreds of people in our community that are experiencing homelessness. Together, you help fund the change that our organization creates and for that we are grateful!
At a time when Canada is in the midst of both a housing and opioid crisis, US AND THEM's national efforts to raise awareness about homelessness and addiction through a compassionate lens has never been more relevant. And now, to continue its national tour, US AND THEM is set to screen in Windsor.Check out the trailer here: vimeo.com/ondemand/usandthemthedoc/175460546... See moreSee less