Interview on TVCogeco's FYI Program regarding INCITE A Single Moms Suport Group and our 1 Year Anniversary celebrations coming up, including an Open House and a party with Kenny Vehkavaara and Victoria Stewart!
Interview on FYI Cogeco about INCITE volunteering at the Green Up-Clean Up event through Burlington Green on Sat April 21. Come join us at 9 am at LaSalle Park, we are planting trees! Volunteers needed, all are welcome! RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Burlington Post did a wonderful spread on our "Extreme Makeover"! As part of our Philanthropy Program, we volunteered to redecorate this local shelter for homeless, young moms and turned this dated rental into a gorgeous, warm and inspiring residence for young moms to be.
Read more about our most recent Philanthropy Event, the "Extreme Makeover" that we did at the Shifra Home, a shelter for young, homeless moms in this article in the Hamilton Specator!
Check out an interview with Beth Hudson, Founder & President of INCITE A Single Moms Support Group on TVCogeco's FYI Program, sharing about our upcoming Sports Equipment Swap N' Sale at St Luke's on March 3, 2012.
Hey INCITE Members, have you attended any of our weekly support meetings yet? If so, feel free to post your thoughts!
Here is a link to television interview on the FYI Program, on CogecoTV.
This can be seen on Monday April 11 at 7:00 pm on channel 23, Cogeco TV Burlington.
Single motherhood is on the rise. In Halton, 1 in 6 households are run by a single parent, 93% of which are headed by a single mom. (Statistics Canada).
The challenges for single moms
Compared with mothers in 2-parent families, single mothers experience higher levels of depression and family stress. Many of these women do not get help because services are unavailable, inaccessible or too expensive. (Ellen Lipman, Department of Psychiatry and Behavi...Read Full Post »
Wednesday March 23, 2011
Check out the article about INCITE in the Hamilton Spectator today!
Hey! Do you Twitter?
Join us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/INCITESingleMom!
We want your feedback!
Check out our blog on the Halton Parents website!
Check out the details on our upcoming Focus Group!
(It's being announced by Cogeco TV on channel 23!)
Wednesday March 30 7-8 pm at the Ron Edwards Family YMCA
500 Drury Lane, Burlington ON
Calling all single Moms and their children!
(The kids can participate in the YMCA drop in programs for free!)
Snacks and beverages provided
Please come out and share your stories with us! We want your feedback on our programs and want to...Read Full Post »
Article in the Burlington Post on Thursday March 24, 2011
Articles About INCITE Single Moms Support Group:
Snap Magazine, Burlington, ON
Clothing Swap N' Sale, August 2011
Burlington Post, Burlington, ON
A New Single Moms Support Group, June 2011
Burlington Post, Burlington, ON
A Life Line for Single Mothers
Hamilton Spectator, Hamilton, ON
A Life Line For Single Mothers in The Hamilton Spectator
Other Articles About Single Moms:
How Single Moms Can Stave Off Mental Illness
College Grants For Single Parents
How To Raise Children As A Single Mom
Single Mothers In Ontario
Fairness In Education For Single Parents
Single Mothers: Surviving Below The Poverty Line
Single Moms: Struggles And Strengths
In Support of Single Mothers