Herizon House is a 30 bed emergency shelter for women and their children who are fleeing abuse and violence. In addition to our shelter we offer services to women in the community such as crisis counseling, housing & legal support, safety planning, advocacy and resource planning. We provide safe non-judgmental services to support women in moving towards an independent life that is free from abuse and violence. Our mission: We provide a safe, supportive and empowering environment for abused women and their children. We are committed to promoting equality for all persons, and through ...

314 Harwood Avenue, Ajax, ON

Recognized as one of the top three charities in Canada in education by the Fraser Institute, Girls Inc. of Durham empowers thousands of girls aged 6 to 18 with the confidence and self esteem to overcome social, emotional and economic challenges. Through comprehensive in-school classes; after-school programs; summer day camps; workshops and seminars, Girls Inc. provides girls with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to reach their full potential and inspires them to be strong, smart and bold.

1-398 Bayly Street West, Ajax, ON