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Welcome to the Kelowna Women’s Shelter blog! We post regularly on a range of topics including personal experience with domestic abuse, our programs and services, and the impact of our work in the community. Do you have a story to share?
Email us at community@kelownawomensshelter.ca or submit your story here.

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Abuse is More Than Just Physical

May 23, 2024
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A Ghost in my Own Life

May 8, 2024

Story from a Survivor.

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4 Tips for Responding to a Disclosure of Abuse

May 1, 2024

Here are some ways to help someone who's disclosed abuse.

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National Volunteer Week

April 17, 2024

Celebrating our Amazing Volunteers

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Without Her, my Heart Barely Beats

April 15, 2024

*TRIGGER WARNING* Content contains sensitive topics around domestic abuse & violence, suicide, & addiction.

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The Bridge Between

April 2, 2024

West Kelowna Second Stage Program launched in 2023

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Impact

Loosening the Grip

March 20, 2024

Story from a Survivor

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KWS

In Pictures: Stories & Art: No Longer Hidden

March 15, 2024

KWS Annual Awareness Event

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Education

From the Shadows, Strength is Found

March 13, 2024

One Survivor's Story

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Education

3 Ways to Acknowledge International Women’s Day

March 6, 2024

A Kelowna Women's Shelter Perspective

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Impact

Just Released: Our Blog & Your Impact

March 1, 2024

Our Newly Released Blog

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Abuse is never okay.
Asking for help is.

Don’t hesitate to get in touch if you need us.
Our support team is on duty 24/ 7 and ready to help.

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