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Donate Today! Giving Tuesday & Woman Abuse Prevention Month

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Now’s the time to give. Giving Tuesday is November 29th and November is Woman Abuse Prevention Month. Your donation can change lives enormously. Perhaps even save them. For women who have experienced abuse and their children, Luke’s Place is a

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Your donation to Luke’s Place will change lives. Perhaps even save them.

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“I was lost. I did not know how to deal with the family law system. Luke’s Place was there for me every step of the way!” – Luke’s Place Client Chances are you know a friend, a neighbour, a co-worker

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Support Luke’s Place on Giving Tuesday

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Giving Tuesday is November 29th and November is Woman Abuse Prevention Month. Please share Luke’s Place Giving Tuesday profile as often as possible: http://givingtuesday.ca/partners/lukes-place-support-resource-centre-for-women-children The Giving Tuesday offers a toolkit of resources if you’d like to promote Luke’s Place on

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Virtual legal clinic: Video conferencing for justice

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Luke’s Place is establishing a virtual legal clinic for women who have left abusive relationships and are involved with family court. Using web-based video conferencing, the clinic will connect women in rural and remote areas to family law lawyers elsewhere.

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Luke’s Place Partners with Legal Aid Ontario

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Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) is investing $600,000 over three years in a partnership with Luke’s Place, a centre devoted solely to improving the safety and experience of abused women and their children as they proceed through the family law process.

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10 years of life-changing legal help

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From DurhamRegion.com “I feared for my life and for my children’s lives,” Ms. Murphy says, struggling to contain her tears, even though years have passed. “I was lost. I didn’t know where to turn for help.” A friend recommended Luke’s

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Board game launched at Peterborough training

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Last month at our Peterborough training, an enthusiastic group of participants helped Luke’s Place launch our newest teaching tool – a board game! Survivor: Family Court Edition is a fun and engaging way to encourage dialogue and learning about every

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