Women's Shelter Saakaate House

Site: Unpublished

Service: Crisis Intervention

Description & Services
Description (Service) Provides crisis intervention services to women and their children affected by family violence 
  • Offers immediate on site or telephone assistance 
  • Provides 24-hour crisis line  
  • Dispatches call to police when deemed necessary  
  • Ensures victims receive support and assistance to secure their safety 
  • Provides transportation to/from shelter and for transfers between facilities  
  • Provides advocacy on behalf of individuals and families dealing with various agencies 
  • Provides information and referrals to appropriate resources and services
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Women and their children involved in any form of family crisis and/or violence or have experienced physical, sexual, emotional, physiological, financial or spiritual abuse
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-1889
Toll Free Phone 24 hour Crisis Line 1-800-465-1117
TTY Phone TTY: state hearing impaired assistance required: 807-468-1889
Crisis Phone 807-468-5491
Fax 807-468-7870
E-Mail wssh@wssh.ca
Website www.wssh.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Executive Kendall Trembath, Executive Director; Email: kendall.trembath@wssh.ca
Alternate Executive Jennifer McPhearson, Business Manager; Email: jennifer.mcphearson@wssh.ca
Located In Community Kenora
Address Kenora
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 49 
Stn Main 
Kenora, ON P9N 3X1
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1986
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS)