Facilities and Shelters
Visit a photo tour of the shelter here
The Shelter is a warm, home-like environment that accommodates up to 18 women and children. It has eight bedrooms, including an accessible room for those with mobility challenges. Children share a bedroom with their mother. On occasion, a single woman may be asked to share a room with another woman.
The Shelter offers a fully equipped playroom for children and has laundry facilities. Residents work together in assisting with household chores including cooking and basic cleaning.
The Shelter provides necessities for women and children who have left their home on short notice. Food, linen, bedding and necessary supplies are provided. In addition, the House has an emergency clothes closet for women and their children in need of clothing.
The Shelter location is kept confidential for reasons of safety and security. The address is not publicized and residents, staff, volunteers and supporters are required to honour the confidentiality of the location.
Visit a photo tour of Harrison Place Here
Harrison Place is a 23-unit housing project for single women between 45 and 65. It provides small self-contained one-bedroom suites. This transitional housing (up to a maximum three years stay) offers a supportive environment and programming as women rebuild their lives, in a safe, rent-geared-to-income facility.
For more information about Harrison Place please call 250-385-2103.
The Community Office, located on Cedar Hill Road, houses the community-based outreach programs and our administrative offices. The public is invited into this space, allowing an opportunity for partnerships and collaboration with other agencies, donors and supporters.
Court House (Victoria and Colwood)
The Spousal Assault Victim Support Program is housed at two locations – the Victoria Court House and the Colwood Court House. Services are provided by appointment for those clients requiring assistance with their cases in the justice system.
Please call 250-356-1201 for the Victoria Court House and 250-391-2864 for the Colwood Court House.