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Helping Heal the Children at Yellow Brick House

  Domestic violence whether experienced, witnessed or hidden behind closed doors can leave deep enduring marks on a child’s behavior and health. At Yellow Brick House, we support these young children through counselling services directly in our two emergency...
Love Doesn’t Hurt – 14 Truths About Love

Love Doesn’t Hurt – 14 Truths About Love

Healthy relationships don’t cause you physical or emotional harm Love doesn’t hurt. Relationships, both romantic and platonic, are supposed to enrich your life.  If a relationship is causing you stress, upset, or physical harm, than it isn’t healthy.  A...
The Implications of Domestic Violence On Mental Health

The Implications of Domestic Violence On Mental Health

Bell Let’s Talk Day takes place in late January each year in Canada.  The day shines a light on mental health in Canada and encourages people to talk about mental health in an open, positive, and encouraging way.  Since 2011, Bell has donated $6 million and supported...
The Holidays At A Shelter For Domestic Violence Victims

The Holidays At A Shelter For Domestic Violence Victims

Looking towards the holiday season at Yellow Brick House. The holidays are a tough time, both for women who are still living in abusive relationships, and those who have found the strength to leave and are currently residing with us at one of our two shelter...
Verbal Abuse is Still Abuse

Verbal Abuse is Still Abuse

Verbal abuse: Whoever coined the saying, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me,” was mistaken. In reality, broken bones will mend, and bruises will fade, but a person with a broken and bruised spirit will likely carry those wounds for...