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Nipissing Transition House

Emergency Shelter


Description
  • Offers a 20 bed shelter for women and their children
  • Maintains 11 bedrooms including two larger bedrooms and an accessible bedroom
  • Offers a laundry room, a kitchen, a playroom, and a dining room
  • Provides support and crisis counselling as well as safety planning
  • Assists women with searching for housing
  • Provides emergency transportation if needed to get an individual safely to the shelter for admission
Comments
The shelter is not able to make accommodations for males 16 years of age and older. If a woman has a male child who does not qualify for admission can speak to a staff person for possible options.If a woman is single, she may need to share a bedroom with another single woman.Families will stay in the same room together.If the shelter is at capacity, referrals will be made to other area shelters until room becomes available. Transportation to another shelter will be provided.
Hours of Operation
Mon
0000 - 2400
Tue
0000 - 2400
Wed
0000 - 2400
Thu
0000 - 2400
Fri
0000 - 2400
Sat
0000 - 2400
Sun
0000 - 2400

Mon-Sun 24 hours
Women's Outreach Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Eligibility
Women and their children who are leaving an abusive situation

Ages: 16 years and older
Application Process
Call for an admissions assessment
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 31, 2021