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Hamilton Interval House

Your Home for Women in Need
 
 
Values

Values

  1. Health and Safety
    • The safety and health of everyone involved in our services is of the upmost importance.
      Safety: security from harm and danger
      Healthy Environment: maintaining and promoting good health practices
  2. Responsible and Professional Service
    • • Adopt and adhere to professional standards of practice
    • • Develop and implement training on professional standards that is responsive to and anticipates the client’s needs
    • • Develop a process for continuous improvements of the professional standards, this includes design, delivery and evaluation of those standards Women’s Equity s
    • • Respect for individual autonomy, human rights, freedom from violence, independence and diversity
    • • Education and advocacy for the elimination of violence and abuse
    • • Advocate for equitable social, political, and economic rights and opportunities for women that will enhance their quality of life and full participation in society
    • • Recognition that existing barriers to equality are societal, as well as, individual
  3. Empowerment
    • • A commitment to an informed participatory decision making process
    • • Respect and support a client’s to make choices and decisions
  4. Diversity
    • • A commitment to Anti-racism and Anti-oppression
    • • Respect the individual needs of all those involved in our program and services
  5. Anti-Racism/Anti-Oppression
    • • Good teams will make better decisions than individuals
    • • Provide an environment that fosters team work
    • • Empower team with knowledge and skills to make decisions that reflect its vision, mission and values at all times
  6. Effective and Responsive Communication
    • • Practice effective and responsive communication within our organization, within our community, and with clients through honesty, speaking in understandable language, active listening and respecting differences
    • • Provide an environment that allows for different means of communication
    • • Practice communication that is open, honest and understandable manner
  7. Confidentiality and Privacy
    • • Respect the confidentiality and privacy of clients, staff, management, and volunteers, students subject to the policies and procedures of our organization and all applicable laws
 
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  • Hamilton Centre
  • Flamborough Centre
  • Interval House Hamilton Donate
  • Hollywood Glam Gala 2018
 
 

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