2017 Yellow Brick House Gala
Friday March 3, 2017
Location: Le Parc Banquet Hall, 8432 Leslie Street, Thornhill map
The 2017 Yellow Brick
House Gala is our only signature event, which allows our
valued corporate community supporters and members of our
community to come together to celebrate the courage of
the women who’ve walked through our doors and address
the crucial need for services supporting women and
children facing violence and abuse in York Region.
The generous donations and corporate sponsorships
received will go towards funding our four core program
• Outreach Programs: Focused on their
health and well-being, Yellow Brick House offers
counseling to over 5500 women and children a year, as
well as legal support and a 24 hour crisis hotline that
receives over 2500 calls a year.
• 2 Emergency
Shelters in York Region: Offer women and children who
have experienced violence and abuse a safe and secure
place to stay. With 41 beds and 10 cribs our emergency
shelters are continually at full capacity year round.
• Public Education Program: Teaching valuable
lifelong skills to over 3000 elementary and high school
students a year through in class workshops focusing
around healthy relationships and identifying abuse.
• Reta's Place in York Region: Transitional housing
for women and their children moving between life in a
shelter and living independently.
Contact Name: Rachael Sedman
Contact Phone Number: 905-709-0900 ext. 2255