New CEO to Head Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region

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Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region has a new chief executive officer. On Tuesday, April 10, 2018, the board of directors announced the appointment of Jennifer Hutton, who has been an outreach manager with the agency since 2012. She will begin in the new role on April 26. Prior to working with Women’s Crisis Services, Hutton was employed at Grand River Hospital, where she held a number of positions, including clinical manager...

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Why She Stays

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By Alan Sharpe, CFRE One of the biggest misconceptions and tragedies is society’s willingness to blame the victim of domestic abuse. Today, April 3rd, is the International Day Against Victim Blaming, which helps to raise awareness for survivors of domestic violence (and other types of abuse) who are in some way blamed for what happened to them. We must place responsibility for the crimes on the offender, and stop blaming the victim. Blaming the...

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