Media

We would like to keep our supporters, sponsors, and the community informed about news items that pertain to abuse and violence against women and girls locally and internationally.  Our news items are sorted by date and are labelled according to source.  Please visit the news archives of the Women & Children’s Shelter and keep up-to-date with what the agency has been doing to raise awareness of and bring attention to gender-based violence.  All media items are in PDF format.

Articles

2018

Snapd Barrie – July Events – Women for Women Golf Tournament

Snapd Barrie – July Events – 4th Shimmymob Showcase Supporting the Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Barrie Advance – June 7, 2018 – Teresa MacLennan — helping protect abused women and children

Snapd Barrie – June 2018 Comedy and Concert Benefit for the Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Barrie Advance – May 20, 2018 – Donation will help Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie provide programming

Barrie Advance – April 25, 2018 – Barrie comedy and concert benefit aims to be anything but humble

Snapd Barrie – April Events – Barrie International Women’s Day March and Flag Raising

Barrie Advance – March 24, 2018 – Church Bucket Brigade offers aid to Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie families

Barrie Advance – March 7, 2018 – Barrie City Hall hosting International Women’s Day flag raising, march Thursday

Barrie Today – March 6, 2018 – Show your support for women on Thursday

Snapd Barrie – April Events – International Women’s Day March

Snapd Barrie – March Edition – Women & Children’s Shelter Responds to Human Trafficking

Snapd Barrie – February Events – Holiday gift to the Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Barrie Today – Feb. 22nd – Human trafficking summit looks at ‘gateway’ Barrie

Barrie Advance – Friday Feb 2nd – Signs of human trafficking to be revealed at Barrie training session

2017

Barrie Advance – Nov 18, 2017 – November Violence Against Women Awareness & Prevention 

Barrie Examiner – November 15, 2017 – Woman tells tale of abuse

Barrie Advance – Oct. 18th – Barrie mayor concerned over ‘worst cities for women’ ranking

Snapd Barrie – September Edition – Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2017

Barrie Examiner – September 18, 2017 – Walk A Mile marks eight years in Barrie

Barrie Today – Sept 17, 2017 – Hundreds ‘Walk A Mile In Her Shoes’

CTV Barrie – September 16 – KC Colby

Barrie Examiner – September 7, 2017 – Men encouraged to Walk a Mile to help make a difference

Barrie Advance – Aug 22, 2017 – Barrie women and children’s shelter ‘rejuvenated’ by Urban Barn

Snapd Barrie – July Edition – 4th Annual Glam It Up Barrie

Snapd Barrie -July 2017 Edition – Empowered Women, Empower Women

Snapd Barrie – July 2017 Edition – RBC’s 2nd Annual Women & Children’s Shelter Spring Clean-Up

CTV News – June 2017 – CTV Barrie – Glam It Up

Barrie Examiner – June 5, 2017 – Glam It Up Barrie supports Seasons Centre and Women’s Shelter

Barrie Advance – May 6, 2017 – Barrie’s Bucket Brigade scoops up donations for women’s shelter

Barrie Examiner – May 3, 2017 – Church helps Barrie Women and Children’s Shelter

Barrie Snapd – May 2017 Events- Women, WOD and Wine in Support of the Women & Children’s Shelter

Barire Snapd – May 2017 Events – ‘Comedy For A Cause’ 2017

Barrie Snapd – May 2017 Events – Rotaract Club of Barrie’s 5th Anniversary Celebration

Barrie Snapd – April 2017 Events – The Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie Online Silent Auction

Barrie Snapd – April 2017 Events –  MPP Hoggarth Announces Grant for Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Barrie Advance – March 30, 2017 – Comedy for a Cause helps Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Barrie Today – March 8, 2017 – International Women’s Day celebrated in Barrie

Barrie Examiner – March 8, 2017 – International Women’s Day march

CTV News – March 8, 2017

Rogers Daytime – March 8, 2017

Barrie Today – March 7, 2017 – First International Women’s Day March set for Barrie

Snapd Barrie – March 2017 – Shoppers Drug Mart Supports the Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Rogers Viewpoint – Feb 28, 2017 

Barrie Today – Feb 25, 2017 – Making the Shelter Safer & Warmer

Barrie Examiner – Feb 24, 2017 – Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie awarded grant

CTV Barrie News AT 6 – Feb 24, 2017 – 17:00-17:57 

Barrie Examiner – January 31, 2017 – Barrie projects get provincial cash

2016 

Barrie Examiner – January 5, 2016 – Big boost for shelter

Barrie Examiner – January 14, 2016 – Innisfil U15 Girls give back to the Barrie Women’s Shelter

SNAPD Barrie – January 2016 – Shoppers Drug Mart: Growing Women’s Health Campaign Supports Women & Children’s Shelter

SNAPD Barrie – February 2016 – “Stuff a Dresser” for the Women & Children’s Shelter

CTV News Barrie – March 8, 2016 – Live on location, International Women’s Day

Snapd Barrie – April 2016 – International Women’s Day – Pledge for Parity

Barrie Examiner – April 7, 2016 – Trinity Anglican Church helps out Barrie shelter

Barrie Examiner – April 26, 2016 – Women’s Connection 2 ready to roll

Barrie Examiner – April 28, 2016 – Downtown Barrie businesses helping out local women’s shelter

Barrie Examiner – April 28, 2016 – Students and studios take part in Celebration of Dance 2016

Barrie Today – May 2, 2016 – Barrie Shelter to benefit from Women’s Connection 2

Barrie Advance – May 4, 2016 – Support downtown Barrie businesses to win big in May

Barrie Examiner – May 6, 2016 – Fresh Air Fridays campaign kicks off in downtown Barrie to help women’s shelter

Barrie Examiner – May 9, 2016 – Women and Children’s Shelter gains support at Women’s Connection 2

Barrie Today – May 11, 2016 – Big turnout for Women’s Connection 2

Rogers TV – June 8, 2016 – Rogers Daytime (Gatsby)

Flooring by Design –

Barrie Today- June 9, 2016 – Tickets now available for ‘The Gatsby Garden Benefit’

The One Group – June 20, 2016 – Get to know the Women & Children’s Shelter

Barrie Examiner – June 27, 2016 – CIBC Miracle Day pays off for local charities

Barrie Today – July 4, 2016 – Ann helps spread a thick layer of infrastructure cash across Simcoe County

Snapd Barrie – August 2016 – The Gatsby Garden Benefit for the Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Innisfil Examiner – August 19, 2016 – Senior’s quilt raises money for shelter

Youtube Video – September 2016 – Ann Hoggarth Statement re Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

Barrie Advance – September 5, 2016 – Conservation club supports Barrie women’s shelter

CTV News (Video) – September 2016) – Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2016

Barrie Today – September 2016 – Strut your stuff for the women in your life. Tomorrow

Snapd Barrie – October 2016 – Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2016

Barrie Advane – October 2016 – Barrie women’s shelter shares renovation needs with minister

CTV Barrie – October 2016 – Barrie women’s shelter shares needs with community and social services minister

Barrie Examiner – November 2016 – Violence against women highlighted

Barrie Examiner – November 2016 – Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie running sponsorship for families

Barrie Examiner – November 2016 – ARTstruck gala held at Barrie’s Innisidale Secondary School

Barrie Today – November 2016 – Get ARTstruck Thursday night

Snapd Barrie – November 2016 – Women Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month

Snapd Barrie – November 2016 – 4th Annual ARTstruck Gala

Barrie Today – November 2016 – Raising a flag to end violence against women

Barrie Advance – December 2016 – Mitten Tree accepting donations in Barrie

Barrie Advance – December 2016 – Barrie women give to seniors and single moms

 

2015

Barrie Examiner – Mar 04-2015 – Barrie Lowe’s raising money for women’s shelter

Barrie Advance – Mar 08-2015 – Barrie Women’s Day event Monday features Business Builder

Barrie Examiner – Apr 12-2015 – Elvis and Friends in Support of The Women and Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Barrie Examiner – April 16-2015 – HomeSense gives Barrie shelter a boost

Barrie Advance – April 25-2015 – Barrie boutique’s celebration helps shelter

Barrie Examiner – June 18-2015 – Barrie Chrysler annual car and truck show boosting shelter

Snapd Barrie – September-2015 – Moksha Yoga Supports Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Barrie Advance – September 17, 2015 – Fundraisers Walk A Mile in Barrie Saturday

Barrie Examiner – September 18, 2015 – Walk a Mile In Her Heels a boost for Barrie women’s and children shelter

CTV News – September 19, 2015 – Men walk in high heels to raise awareness, money in campaign against domestic violence

Barrie Examiner – September 21, 2015 – Walk a Mile in Her Shoes helps out Barrie shelter

Snapd Barrie – September 2015 – Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2015

Barrie Examiner – October 16, 2015 – Halloween Festival in Barrie helping out shelter

SNAPD Barrie – October 2015 – Walk a Mile in Her Shoes 2015  

SNAPD Barrie – October 2015 – Moxie’s Golf Tournament Supports Women & Children’s Shelter of Barrie

Barrie Today – Nov 5, 2015 – Why purple is important this month

Barrie Today – Nov 14, 2015 – Santa comes to RioCan Georgian Mall

Barrie Examiner – November 21, 2015 – Innisdale’s ARTstruck helps out women and children’s shelter

Barrie Examiner – Nov 26, 2015 – Taking action against violence towards women

SNAPD Barrie – November 2015 – Knights of Columbus ‘Coats for Kids’ Campaign

Barrie Today – December 8, 2015 – Christmas can be a dangerous time for women

Barrie Today – December 11, 2015 – Pharmacies band together to help women’s shelter

Barrie Examiner – December 21, 2015 – Funding lost for Barrie women’s shelter school-based program

Barrie Examiner – Dec 22, 2015 – Shelter families need Christmas sponsors

Barrie Today – Dec 22, 2015 – Wanted: Person with deep pockets to save anti-violence initiative

Barrie Examiner – December 24, 2015 – Barrie Examiner reader helps boost women’s shelter

Barrie Advance – Dec 27, 2015 – Shoppers Drug Mart gives to Barrie Women and Children’s Shelter

SNAPD Barrie – December 2015 – Women’s Abuse Awareness & Prevention Month Flag Raising

SNAPD Barrie – December 2015 – Women & Children’s Shelter Stocking Fundraiser

2014

Barrie Advance – Jan 18-2014

Barrie Examiner – Apr 3-2014

Barrie Advance – Oct 14-2014

Barrie Advance – Oct 15-2014

Snapd Barrie – Nov-2014

Barrie Advance – Nov 4-2014

Snapd Barrie – Dec- 2014

Barrie Examiner – Dec 5-2014

Barrie Examiner – Dec 11-2014

Barrie Examiner – Dec 12-2014

Barrie Advance – Dec 23-2014

Barrie Examiner – Dec 24-2014

Barrie Advance – Dec 28-2014

2013

Barrie Examiner – Feb 10-2013

Barrie Advance – April- 2014

Barrie Advance – May 9- 2013

Barrie Examiner – June 17- 2013

Barrie Advance – Oct 15- 2013

Barrie Examiner – Dec 24- 2013

Barrie Advance – Dec 19-2013

2012

Barrie Advance – May 09-2012

Barrie Examiner – October 28- 2012

Barrie Examiner – Nov 1-2012

Barrie Examiner – Dec 21-2012

 

2011

Barrie Advance – Jan 09- 2011

Barrie Examiner – Mar 21-2011

Barrie Examiner – Dec 1-2011

2010

Barrie Examiner – March 8-2010

Barrie Advance – Sept 23-2010

Barrie Examiner – Oct 1-2010

Barrie Examiner – Oct 16-2010

Barrie Examiner – Oct 18-2010 

 2009

 Barrie Examiner-June 9-2009

Barrie Examiner-July 28-2009

Barrie Advance – Dec 24-2009

2008

Barrie Examiner-March 8-2008

Barrie Examiner-July 7-2008

Barrie Examiner-Sept 17-2008

Barrie Examiner-Nov 13-2008

Barrie Examiner-Dec 7-2008

Columns

2011

 Barrie Examiner – April 8, 2011                                                      

2010

Barrie Examiner – March 4-2010

Barrie Examiner – Oct 1-2010

Barrie Examiner – Oct 8-2010

Barrie Examiner – Nov 19-2010

Barrie Examiner – Dec 3-2010

2009

Barrie Examiner-Nov 16-2009

Barrie Examiner-Nov 23-2009

Barrie Examiner-Nov 30-2009

Barrie Examiner-Dec 7-2009

2008

Barrie Examiner-Nov 14-2008

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