Wellness & Mental Health

Transitional Housing & Support

Free transitional and housing support for women (aged 16+) and their dependents, who have experienced abuse by partners or significant others (including caregiver, family, or household member), to help them connect with community resources and access safe housing. Services use a strength-based approach to maximize their capacity to live free of abuse and prevent re-victimization.

In-person, telephone, and virtual services include:

  • Developing transition and safety plans
  • Information sharing and advocacy on rights, options, and available services
  • Referrals to appropriate services including:
    • Housing
    • Counselling
    • Parenting support
    • Educational upgrade
    • Job training/employment
    • Income support & food security
    • Immigration
    • Legal
    • Health and wellness
    • Accompaniment to access resources