April 19, 2016

Violence against women is a men’s issue

This week the Kelowna Women’s Shelter is marking Prevention of Violence Against Women Week. As part of its efforts to focus attention on the ongoing issue […]
April 14, 2016

Prevention of Violence Against Women Week- Apr. 18-22

The Kelowna Women’s Shelter is honouring Prevention of Violence Against Women Week April 18-22. The week is an opportunity to raise awareness about domestic violence and […]
April 7, 2016

National Volunteer Week- April 10-16

Next week is National Volunteer Week in Canada and we want to take the opportunity to thank all of our amazing volunteers! Volunteers are the roots […]
February 25, 2016

International Women’s Day- March 8

International Women’s Day is coming up on Tuesday March 8, an annual global celebration of women and the fight for gender equality. The first event of […]
February 11, 2016

Okanagan Kids Care provides active fun & sound sleep to shelter clients

Thanks to the generosity of Okanagan Kids Care, children who use the services of Kelowna Women’s Shelter will have access to new bicycles, mattresses and playpens. […]
January 28, 2016

Pink Shirt Day- February 24th

The important Pink Shirt Day is coming up in just a few weeks, don’t forget to wear your pink! Pink Shirt Day is a day when […]
December 11, 2015

Diamond auction fights domestic abuse

If you’re still looking for that perfect holiday gift, now is your chance to buy some stunning diamond jewellery while supporting the Kelowna Women’s Shelter. Premier […]
December 3, 2015

Busy Christmas season!

The hectic Christmas season is in full swing here at the shelter and we couldn’t be happier! We’ve got lots going on in the next couple […]
November 26, 2015

End violence against women: 16 Days of Activism

This November and December, the UNiTE campaign is calling on people everywhere to ‘Orange the World’ for the 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence.  Nov. […]