Aurora House - Share the Care

a fund raising website for The Pas Committee for Women in Crisis

As a women's shelter in The Pas, we need the community to help us address domestic violence!

This website presence is intended to introduce you to ways you can assist. If you are visiting this site and are a potential victim of abuse, please ensure your safety. We do not engage in email counselling, so please call us at 623-7427 or toll free nearest shelter at 1-877-977-0007.

Aurora House is a member of the Manitoba Association of Women's Shelters.

WOW!!!! Red Apple gnerated over $2000 in donations as part of the Toy Drive and also benefitted another agency. Thank-you for bringing Christmas cheer to our younges clients!

Many thanks to significant donors this year: Doug Lauvstad (calendars), Dr. Wolle (Spring Hill Dental Clinic, Gary Mitton,

Manitoba All Charities Campaign, Weston Foundation, United Way,

and the Canadian Women's Foundation for grants.

New fund raising initiative- was just launched August 5, unique gifts (shower curtain, bathmat, pillow) featuring the photography of Teresa Roberts...

aurorahouse.threadless.com

Sept. 21 was our Walk A mile in Her Shoes event, generating almost $4000 in revenue.

Many thanks to marchers and donors!

October 4th is designated as a day to remember Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women. We produced window decals and we thank Northland Ford, GM North, Opasquia Times, TD Bank, Westoba Credit Union for displaying red dresses that day.

Our Annual Meeting was held September 12th. Here is our Annual report for download.

This year's cover was a photograph of Winnipeg's 2016 mural of the year, reprinted with permission:


Credit: "Mending", Mural by the Clandestinos (Shalak Attack & Bruno Smoky), Winnipeg, 2016. 

Thanks to customers, Shoppers Drug Mart and Lisa for the significant donation to Aurora House

Thanks to Shirley and our friends at Home Hardware for remembering the women in shelter on Valentines Day

Thanks to The Blennerhasset Foundation for making sweet dream possible thanks to new mattresses!

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Still Fundraising: we have Donation cards suitable for gifts and in memoriam tributes, our remaining stock of Guatemalan handicrafts, calendars, daybooks and items from Syracyuse Cultural Workers. We also have purchased necklaces and earrings from African shelters. Just arrived - our Nepalese collection

We are always seeking new casuals, usually the first step to full-time employment. If you possess 1000 hours training or experience in a counselling related field, please submit your resume to [email protected] or post to Box 3779 The Pas, Mb. R9A 1S4. We are now accepting resumes for summer positions, click her for more information ...