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Mississauga First Nation

Women's Shelter

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Description
Operates a short term 10-bed emergency shelter for women who have been victims of physical, emotional, sexual or financial abuse, and their children
  • Provides public education workshops and seminars to raise awareness about the issues and impacts of violence against women and children
  • Gratefully accepts donations of money, furniture, lightly used clothing or any household items or appliances

Services provided include:
  • 24-hour crisis line
  • Advocacy
  • Child Support Worker
  • Counselling support
  • Court accompaniment and referrals
  • Emergency transportation
  • Referral to community services
  • Transition and safety planning

Transitional Support Services include:
  • Counselling
  • Educational upgrading
  • Health and wellness services
  • Housing
  • Income support
  • Job training
  • Legal assistance/legal aid
  • Parental support
Eligibility
  • Women 16 years of age and older who have been victims of physical, emotional, sexual or financial abuse and their children
  • Maximum length of stay is 6 weeks
Application Process
Call for assistance
Toll Free
1-800-461-2232
Office
705-356-7142
Crisis
705-356-7800
Fax
705-356-3354
Web Site
https://www.mississaugi.com/
Email
mfnshelter@mississaugi.com
Mailing Address
PO Box 370
c/o Mississauga First Nation
Blind River, ON, P0R 1B0
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Bonnie Lafreniere, Program Manager
Email: bonnie@mississaugi.com
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
Government - City
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
May 27, 2021
Address
Women's Shelter
Mississauga First Nation, ON, P0R 1B0
  • Women's Shelter is located in the community of Mississauga First Nation
  • Address is not made public

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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
Service Area(s)
  • Algoma District
  • Blind River
  • Massey
  • Mississauga First Nation
  • Serpent River First Nation
  • Thessalon