July 16, 2020
7 alarming domestic violence statistics to know.

7 Alarming Domestic Violence Statistics You Need to Know

“An enormous pressure cooker.” That’s how Lisa Martin, Executive Director of Women’s Shelters Canada, describes the pandemic.  The already staggering domestic violence statistics are growing across […]
July 9, 2020
REAL EFFECTS OF TRAUMA ARE WIDELY MISUNDERSTOOD

Real Effects of Trauma are Widely Misunderstood

The effects of trauma from an assault are often misunderstood. Often, they’re completely different reactions than people, and the system, expect. In 2016, the high profile trial […]
July 2, 2020
Domestic Abuse in Canada: 7 Facts You Need to Know

Domestic Abuse in Canada: 7 Facts You Need to Know

At the Kelowna Women’s Shelter, we offer a safe place to stay, and essentials such as food, clothing, and toiletries for women who have to flee […]
March 17, 2019

International Women’s Day support

Residents and businesses in Kelowna recently marked International Women’s Day by making generous donations to Kelowna Women’s Shelter. International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8 […]
March 17, 2019

Thank you, Chances!

The results of the Chances Share the Love campaign are in, and the casino raised a whopping $3,250 for Kelowna Women’s Shelter in the month of […]
March 17, 2019

Special Birthday fundraiser

An Okanagan mother recently wanted to do something special for her birthday, so she put out a challenge to her network to fundraise for Kelowna Women’s […]
February 2, 2019

We love your support!

We can’t say it enough, but we are SO grateful for every bit of support we get from generous people throughout the Okanagan Valley. This whole […]
February 1, 2019

Chances Casino fundraiser

During the month of February, Chances casino in Kelowna is hosting a fundraiser in support of Kelowna Women’s Shelter. Between February 1-28, Chances will donate $1 […]
January 31, 2019

Refresh Financial Donation

Kelowna Women’s Shelter is thrilled to announce we won the January Charity Pitch event hosted by Refresh Financial! Refresh Financial recently invited Kelowna Women’s Shelter, Central […]