Women's Shelter Saakaate House

Site: Unpublished

Service: Transitional and Housing Support

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Assists abused women in making the transition to an abuse-free life  
  • Helps secure and maintain housing, and helps develop an individual safety and transitional plan  
  • Supports women to live free from violence by connecting them with necessary community support such as housing counselling, parenting support, education upgrading, job training, income support, legal aid and health and wellness services  
  • Assists with the creation and development of safety plans  
  • Assists women in identifying the choices and resources available for them and their children
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Emergencies 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 and requiring temporary and/or long-term housing
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: 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)