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Hamilton Interval House

Your Home for Women in Need
 
 
Organization

Values

  1. Board members are recruited based on:
    • • A set of diverse skills & attributes to meet board governance & community needs
      • Vulnerablity Police Security Clearance
      • Understanding of gender-based violence and its impact 
      • Availability and time commitment (min. atttendance at monthly board meetings)
      • Ability to be a positive role model
      • Contribute to annual events/committees.

      If you are interested in becoming a board member, wish to send feedback, or have a question or concern, please contact:
    • Nancy Smith, Executive Director 905-387-9959 ext. 235
    • or write directly to:
    • President Board of Director 630 Sanatorium Road Hamilton, ON, L9C 7S7
  2. Executive Director
    • The Executive Director is an employee of Interval House of Hamilton and implements, directs and executes the Board of Director’s annual business plan. She also ensures that the vision, mission and values of Interval House of Hamilton are fully embraced in all its work. The Executive Director is the community spokesperson for the agency and is responsible for the agency, including, but not limited to: financial sustainability and reporting, program and service delivery and all human resource issues.  
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    • If you wish to contact the Executive Director, please call:
    • Nancy Smith 905-387-9959 ext. 235 • info@intervalhousehamilton.org
  3. Business / Human Resource Manager
    • The Business & Human Resoureces Manager reports to the Executive Director and ensures good accounting and reporting practices are completed according to legislation and funding requirements. She is responsible for guaranteeing the all regular and emergency building maintenance is kept in good standing and that all labour and corporation regulations are met.
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    • If you wish to contact the Business Human Resource Manager, please call:
    • Susan 905-387-9959 ext. 233
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  5. Manager of Residential Services
    • The Residential Program Manager reports to the Executive Director and ensures that all policy and procedure and the shelter program development needs are addressed. She is responsible for the day to day operations of the shelter.  This includes, but is not limited to: hiring, supervising all frontline staff, child and youth staff, cook / housekeeping staff, writing program reports and community networking.
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    • If you wish to contact the Manager of Residential Services, please call:
    • Donnica 905-387-9959 ext. 222
  6. Manager of Community Services
    • The Counselling and Community Program Manager reports to the Executive Director and is responsible for the day to day operations of all community / outreach programs including:  the design, implementation and evaluation of our “Stages of Change” community and in-house counselling programs. This position ensures our work is responsive, innovative and evaluated.
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    • If you wish to contact please call:
    • Sue 905-522-0127 ext 204
  7.   Event / Volunteer Coordinator
    • The Events Coordinator and Volunteer Coordinator work together to meet the fundraising and volunteer needs of the organization.
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    • Please call:
    • Sadie 905-387-9959 ext 232
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  9. Cook/Housekeeping
    • Cook/Housekeeping reports to the Residential Program Manager and works to meet the needs of the women and children of the organization.
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    • If you wish to donate non- perishable food items, new or used clothing please call:
    • Janice 905-387-9959 ext. 228
  10. Receptionist/Administrative Assistant
    • The Receptionist/Administrative Support person reports to the Executive Director and assists in ensuring that the day to day administration needs of all programs are met. The Receptionist/Administrative Support person is the first voice of contact with the community.
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    • If you wish to contact Administration, please call:
    • Linda 905-387-9959 or email: info@intervalhousehamilton.org
  11. Child and Youth Counsellors
    • The Child and Youth Counsellors report to the Residential Program Manager and are responsible for all the in-house parent and child programming. In addition, they provide public education to schools and agencies about teen violence and parenting and offer telephone support and advocacy to women living in the community.
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    • If you wish to contact the Child and Youth Counsellors, please call:
    • 905-387-9959 ext. 224
  12. Frontline Counsellors
    • The Residential/Frontline Counsellors report to the Residential Program Manager and are responsible for monitoring the crisis telephone line and all residential services, including, but not limited to: intake, case management, in-house counselling (individual and group), and networking with agencies and services to connect women with support services (housing, financial, courts, etc.).
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    • If you wish to contact the Residential/Frontilne Counsellors, please call:
    • 905-387-9959 ext. 225
  13. Legal Advocate
    • The Legal Advocate reports to the Community Counselling and Outreach Manager and is responsible for assisting women with the legal system by providing information and support on: a woman’s legal rights, how to find a lawyer, how to navigate through the legal system (criminal, family, immigration), and Legal Aid. In addition, the Legal Advocate can accompany a woman to any legal service (police, courts, victim’s services, etc.). The Legal Advocate is not a lawyer and does not give out legal advice.
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    • If you wish to contact the Legal Advocate, please call:
    • 905-522-0127 ext. 207
  14. Community Transitional Support Worker
    • The Community Transitional Support Worker reports to the Community Counselling and Outreach Manager and provides outreach services to women living in the community who need information on local services and support navigating systems. She also provides safety planning and advocacy for women.
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    • If you wish to contact the Community Transitional Support Worker, please call:
    • 905-522-0127 ext 202 or 905-387-9959 ext. 234
  15. Counselling Program
    • The counselling program is located in the community and is managed by the Community Counselling and Outreach Manager. They provide counselling services to women.
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    • If you wish to contact a counsellor call:
    • 905-522-0127 ext. 210 or in Flamborough 289-895-8580
 
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Interval House will provide a safe place, support for abused women with or without children,
community outreach services and practice-based research in our shared quest for freedom from violence.


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Charity Number: 107513137-RR0001