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When funding ran out, the hostel ended, but the goals still remained – to promote community awareness of the issues related to violence against women, and to provide an emergency shelter and full support services for abused women and their children.In the late 1980’s an informal group of committed women established the ‘Orillia Women’s Advocacy Group’, and began the enormous task of raising funds and support from the community, and making grant applications to both provincial and federal governments.

The firm is licensed with the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario, The Association of Ontario Land Surveyors, The Association of Canada Lands Surveyors, The Professional Surveyors of Canada and is registered with the Consulting Engineers of Ontario and the American Water Works Association.Samuel de Champlain recorded their existence on September 1, 1615, when he passed the weirs with the Huron en route to the battle with the Iroquois on the south east side of Lake Ontario.The Mnjikaning Fish Weirs was officially recognized as a National Historic Site of Canada on 12 June 1982.Public meetings were held, and articles were printed in local newspapers about violence against women and its impact on the family and the community.The first application for “Project Haven’ capital funding was rejected by the federal government as the group had not yet been incorporated and could not receive charitable status as an advocacy group.OWAG regrouped, and chose the name Green Haven Shelter for Women in honour of Barb Green, for the years of valuable community service and family counselling she provided dating back to the apartment hostel.

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