crisis services

No place to call home

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Susan G. Cole
Edition: 
Vol 9, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article highlights the struggle to find housing for ex-psychiatric patients. Explores resources available. Identifies cultural stigmas and systemic barriers in place. 

Working with violence

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Julie Wheelwright
Edition: 
Vol 5, No. 3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1984
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

In the following article, three women who work at an emergency shelter for women are asked to talk about the impact of their work. 

 

 


Nova House

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

 
SHELTER FOR WOMEN AND
CHILDREN IN CRISIS
SERVING THE INTERLAKE AND NORTH EASTMAN REGIONS OF MANITOBA.
 24/7  NO CHARGE PROVINCE WIDE CRISIS LINE
 LOCAL CRISIS LINE  (these numbers will not show up on your call display or phone bill)
 
   You are not alone.
 
MEMBER OF THE MANITOBA ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN'S SHELTERS

Primary Telephone: 
(204) 482-1200
Secondary Telephone: 
1-877-977-0007
Street Address: 
PO Box 337
City: 
Selkirk
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R1A 2B3
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Options (Surrey Community Services Society)

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Groups Served: 
Families
Youth
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Alternative care
Clinical or health care services
Community education/development
Counseling
Counselling
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support

We are a non-profit Society and registered Charity dedicated to making a difference.
 
We are committed to empowering individuals, supporting families and promoting community health.
 
Everyday, we aim to achieve these goals through a wide variety of programs and projects.
 
These consist of:
 

  • Child Care Services
  • Counselling Services
  • Crisis Line
  • Employment Services
  • Family and Child Services
  • Health Services
  • Housing Services
  • Immigrant Services
  • Information & Referral
  • Mental Health Services
  • Shelter Services
  • Stopping the Violence
  • Volunteer Services
  • Youth Services
Primary Telephone: 
604-584-5811
Website/URL: 
Street Address: 
9815 140th St
City: 
Surrey
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V3T 4M4
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