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Boots on the Bruce for Shelter

Boots on the Bruce for Shelter

The Healthy Hiker, Linda Murphy, is hiking an incredible 900km of the Bruce Trail (Niagara Falls to Tobermory!), throughout May and June. All funds raised through her Boots on the Bruce for Shelter initiative will be directed to the Royal LePage Shelter...

May is Sexual Violence Prevention Month

May is Sexual Violence Prevention Month

May is Sexual Violence Prevention Month, formerly named Sexual Assault Awareness/Prevention Month.   Sexual assault centres have spent time and energy into bringing awareness to sexual violence for decades. This month, Family Transition Place and other members of...

Make a donation to honour someone special for Mother’s Day

Make a donation to honour someone special for Mother’s Day

This Mother’s Day, please make a donation to Family Transition Place in honour of a special woman in your life. Once you have confirmed your donation, we will send you a customizable letter that you can send to your loved one (electronically or hardcopy) in...

We’re Hiring

We’re Hiring

Family Transition Place (FTP) is currently hiring for a Facility Maintenance Assistant (Summer Contract) and a Residential Relief Counsellor. Please visit our Employment Opportunities page for more details on these job opportunities.

National Volunteer Appreciation Week

National Volunteer Appreciation Week

Today is the first day of National Volunteer Appreciation Week (April 17-23). FTP's direct-service volunteer program has been on hold since the onset of the pandemic, but we still have a number of dedicated, behind-the-scenes volunteers donating their time to support...

Rural Response Program

Rural Response Program

Family Transition Place’s (FTP's) Rural Response Program (RRP) provides safety, support and hope by reducing barriers to service for women living in the rural communities of North Dufferin. Our RRP office is located in Shelburne, but RRP staff are mobile and able to...

Upcoming Workshop and Contest with the Orangeville Public Library

Upcoming Workshop and Contest with the Orangeville Public Library

FTP's youth educators have partnered with the Orangeville Public Library on the following projects:  Six-word Optimism Poetry Contest for youth in grades 5-8 In celebration of Poetry Month, the Orangeville Public Library's program team and FTP's youth educators...

FTP is planning an expansion

FTP is planning an expansion

Thank you to the Orangeville Citizen for this recent story about our proposed build:   "The organization is proposing an addition to its building on 20 Bredin Parkway that will feature 15 single apartments and four family units, along with group space, common...

Nonprofit Appreciation Week

Nonprofit Appreciation Week

For the first time ever, Ontario is recognizing the week of February 14-20, 2022 as Nonprofit Appreciation Week. This new recognition is based on legislation to recognize nonprofit workers and organizations by the Government of Ontario, Bill 9,...

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