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Transforming Trauma into Triumph Conference 2015 Summary

Thank you to all conference attendees and sponsors for being such a powerful part of the 5th annual Transforming Trauma into Triumph conference.  Over 180 people attended the event, adding their voice to raise awareness about the impact of childhood sexual abuse trauma.

The Turn with James Buffin

Check out and share the first episode of "The Turn" by James Buffin, a series of short videos to be released weekly featuring interviews with empowered survivors of child sex abuse.


Toronto Police Services Board Donation to The Gatehouse

April 20, 2015 10am – Transforming Trauma to Triumph - The Toronto Police Services Board Brings Relief to Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse at The Gatehouse

Thank you to the Ontario Trillium Foundation

The Gatehouse would like to thank the Ontario Trillium Foundation for generously supporting our Adult Partners Support Group Program, 2014-2016.  For more information about how the Ontario Trillium Foundation visit http://otf.ca/

Visual Arts Support Group

The next 12 week Visual Art Support Group will start Monday June 1st, 7pm-9pm at The Gatehouse. There is no cost for this program. To register, please contact Maria at mbarcelos@thegatehouse.org

Help Raise Awareness About the Devastating Impact of Child Abuse

Please share this video to raise awareness about the devastating impact of child abuse and the importance of voice in the healing process.

Let’s raise awareness together!

Thank you City of Toronto Transportation Services Etobicoke

Thank you to Ms.Jodie Curran,Supervisor Operations Coordination for City of Toronto Transportation Services and her team for donating toys to our Investigation Support program.


The Gift of Giving - Winter Wonderland Gala: Raising Abuse Awareness

The Gift of Giving –'Winter Wonderland Gala: Raising Abuse Awareness' at The Gatehouse - Dec 21

Mackenzie Investments Charitable Foundation Donation

The Gatehouse would like to take this opportunity to thank Mackenzie Investments Charitable Foundation for their generous donation of $20,000 to The Gatehouse Child Abuse Investigation and Support Program. These funds will be used to support the program and the role of the Gatehouse Child and Family Advocate to continue to provide essential services to children, youth and families going through the investigation process.

Theatre Etobicoke donation on behalf of Ms. Nicole Bailey

The Gatehouse would like to thank Ms. Nicole Bailey, a member of Theatre Etobicoke.  She was part of the cast of their recent production of Bedside Manners and won the ticket sales competition which included a  $200 prize. In her campaign to sell tickets, her goal was win to donate those funds to the Gatehouse. She hopes to do so again, having just been cast in Theatre Etobicoke’s next show There Goes the Bride. It goes on stage at the Assembly Hall on March 26, 27, 28, 29, 2015.


Adult Support Program

At The Gatehouse we believe strongly in the need for community support in the aftermath of child abuse, our group self support structure is designed to facilitate social-reconnection, education and self support. The Gatehouse Adult Support offers a 15 week curriculum-based psycho-educational program for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. For further information or to book an Intake appointment contact us at 416-255-5900. Read more about the Adult Support Program

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Child Investigation Support

The Gatehouse is a child friendly location that is available for Investigating Police Officers and Children’s Aid Workers to interview children, youth and families during child abuse investigations. The Gatehouse is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week for investigations. To access the online booking system Police Officers and Children’s Aid Workers must register as investigators. Click here to complete the registration form. Read more about the Investigation Program