Our mission is to end the cycle of violence against women and their children by empowering them to live free from violence and abuse.


Our mandate is to provide resources and support to women and their children who are escaping or at-risk of abuse. ETA Vaughan believes that through the provision of counselling, emergency shelter, advocacy, and support services that women and children will be empowered with the skills to create and discover a life free from violence and abuse. ETA Vaughan fosters the belief that within a safe haven and comforting setting, new hopes and dreams can begin to flourish.


Our goal at ETA Vaughan is to strive to mend the lives of the individuals and families we serve by empowering them with self-esteem, knowledge and skills to live violence free lives. Through our motto of Empowerment Through Achievement, we offer women, youth and children the opportunity to rebuild and create a life of their choosing.