Women's shelters

Women's shelters

Transition House Association of Nova Scotia

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Advocacy

Forms an organization that advocates for: improved services and stable funding for transition houses; improved public awareness of issues affecting abused women and their children; enhanced inter-house communication; and, improved communication with government agencies and other relevant community organizations. Web site includes crisis lines for all areas of Nova Scotia.

Primary Telephone: 
902-429-7287
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
902-429-0561
Street Address: 
319-1657 Barrington St
City: 
Halifax
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B3J 2A1

Hot Peach Pages

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Forms an organization whose web site provides a global inventory of abuse hotlines, shelters, refuges, crisis centres and women's organizations, plus an index of domestic violence resources in over 70 languages.

Email Address: 
webmum@hotpeachpages.net

Transition home survey 1999-2000

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides statistical information regarding the number of women and children staying in transition house, for what reasons, as well as other data. Presents national information, as well as provincial and territorial data.

Transition houses and shelters for abused women in Canada 2004

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Print
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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Provides addresses and telephone numbers for transition houses, emergency shelters, second stage housing, and safe home networks in each province and territory.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0662675746

Dawson City Women's Shelter

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Counselling
Residence

Provides confidential shelter, support and advocacy to women and children in crisis on a twenty-four hour basis. Also provides emergency shelter to transient women and their children, and acts as emergency foster home for the Dept. of Health and Social Services. Outreach Services include home visits, Youth Centre activities, and a weekly childcare drop-in program.

Primary Telephone: 
867-993-5086
Fax Number: 
867-993-6235
Street Address: 
Box 784
City: 
Dawson City
Province: 
Yukon Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
Y0B 1G0

Help and Hope for Families: Watson Lake Transition Home

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Counselling
Residence

Home for women and children in crisis. Open 24 hours a day and provides a 24 hour telephone crisis support line. Provides support groups, children's programs, advocacy, education, referral, resources, outreach and support. Promotes awareness and empowerment.

Primary Telephone: 
867-563-7233
Secondary Telephone: 
867-536-2711
Fax Number: 
867-536-7770
Street Address: 
Box 864
City: 
Watson Lake
Province: 
Yukon Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
Y0A 1C0

Study of shelter needs of abused older women

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Kappel Ramji Consulting Group
Publisher: 
Older Women's Network
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Determines the priority needs and service gaps for abused older women and identifies the types of changes that are required for existing shelter services.

Available From: 
ISBN/ISSN: 
VIOL.K37 1998

Assistance aux femmes de Montréal inc.

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Counselling
Residence
Counseling
Maison d'accueil

Offre une maison d'hébergement pour femmes et enfants victimes de violence conjugale et un service de consultation téléphonique d'urgence 24 heures par jour, 7 jours par semaine. // Offers a shelter and counselling centre for women who are victims of conjugal violence, as well as a telephone consultation line, 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Primary Telephone: 
514-270-8291
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-865-8291
Internal Notes : 
multiple languages found - // in abstract

Kaushee's Place - Yukon Women's Transition Home

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Support group/peer support
Residence

Shelter to women and their children who are leaving abusive relationships. Offers no cost thirty day crisis level stay and independent second stage level housing in a secure environment. Weekly women's support group for residents and non-residents, Legal Advocate and Child Care worker on site, 24 hour crisis line and drop-in outreach service.

Primary Telephone: 
867-668-5733
Email Address: 
adkaushees@whtvcable.com
Fax Number: 
867-668-2374
Street Address: 
PO Box 31392
City: 
Whitehorse
Province: 
Yukon Territories
Postal/ZIP Code: 
Y1A 6K8

BC/Yukon Society of Transition Houses

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Counselling
Residence

Presents a non-profit association of transition houses, safe homes, second stage houses, and other groups which serve the needs of abused women and their children.

Primary Telephone: 
604-669-6943
Secondary Telephone: 
1-800-661-1040
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
admin@bcysth.ca
Fax Number: 
604-682-6962
Street Address: 
Suite 325, 119 West Pender Street
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6B 1S5
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