We have a short term emergency shelter to accommodate women and children in need, whether they are fleeing an abusive relationship or find themselves in a housing emergency or another crisis situation.You can come to the shelter with your children for a period of time where you will:
Discuss with the shelter worker day or night of your feelings, your needs and your plans.
Be informed and helped with your legal appointments: legal aid, financial assistance, apartment searching, etc.
Feel supported and respected whatever your decisions are.
Be able to make a safety plan for you and your children
If women or children are in need of support or are experiencing a crisis, we have a number that they can call 24 hours a day (we accept collect calls). Our staff are supportive and can provide an array of resource information and or referrals.You can talk to a shelter worker day or night if:
You are afraid, you are sad and you want to talk about it.
You question yourself about your relationship and your partner.
You feel confused and you don’t know what to do or think about your situation.
You want information on your rights, on your options and on the services in the community