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Hoshizaki House Dryden District Crisis Shelter

Support Services

Offers a variety of support services and programs

Children's Services
  • Offers various activities for children such as community kitchen cooking class
  • Provides individual and group counselling sessions
Child Witness Program
  • Offers a therapeutic program for children who have witnessed family violence
  • Hosts program in neutral settings such as schools
  • Educates mothers about the harmful effects of abuse on children
  • Teaches mothers skills to help their children during the healing process
  • Program length varies, up to 12 weeks
Transitional Support Services
  • Helps individuals understand options to assist in making life choices
  • Offers assistance in accessing housing, legal intervention, education, employment, financial support, childcare, referrals, and advocacy
  • Offers individual counselling and support groups
Hours of Operation
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630
0830 - 1630

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Shelter: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Women 16 years of age and older who have been physically, sexually, financially or emotionally abused and their children

Child Witness Program: Any child who has witnessed abuse
Application Process
Services are provided to women and children on-site
Documents Required
No documents required
Partially Accessible - Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with automatic push button door and ramp; Washroom -- Accessible with grab bar
Legal Status
None or unknown
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
October 25, 2021