Description & Services
Description (Service) 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
Outreach Services 
  • Helps individuals understand options to assist in making life choices 
  • Offers assistance in accessing housing, legal and other community services 
  • Offers individual counselling
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Shelter Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Children's activities vary as needed
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Women who have been physically, sexually, financially or emotionally abused and their children
Child Witness Program
Any child who has witnessed abuse
Application Services are provided to women and children on-site
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-7311
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-7221
Crisis Phone 24 hour line 807-223-3226
Fax 807-223-6725
Primary Contact Child and Youth Worker; Phone: 807-223-7311 ext 4
Alternate Contact Glenda Hatfield, Acting Executive Director; Email:
Located In Community Dryden
Address Dryden
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Mailing Address PO Box 974 
Dryden, ON P8N 3E3
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with automatic push button door and ramp; Washroom -- Accessible with grab bar
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)