YWCA Sudbury

Site: Sudbury

Service: Shelter - Genevra House

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates a shelter for women who have been victims of physical, emotional, sexual or financial abuse, and their children 
  • Provides support to older women who are victims of abuse by a live-in caregiver 
  • Provides confidential counselling, information, guidance and intervention services if required 
  • Operates Brookwood Apartments
Offers a variety of programs and services including: 
  • Crisis intervention 
  • Free emergency transportation to shelter 
  • Individual and group supportive counselling 
  • Safety planning 
  • Support to women experiencing elder abuse 
  • Transitional and housing support 
  • Family Court Support Worker Program
Hours Service Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Manitoulin District ; Sudbury District
  • Women without children 
  • Women with their children 
  • Services are available to all women, not just those staying at the shelter
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-674-2210
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-0133
Fax 705-688-8816
Website ywcasudbury.ca/programs/genevra-house-shelter/
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Primary Contact Marlene Gorman, Executive Director; Phone: 705-673-4754 ext 222; Email: m.gorman@ywcasudbury.ca
Located In Community Sudbury
Address 370 St Raphael St
Sudbury, ON P3B 4K7
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Intersection St Raphael St and Howey Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1983
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services; Ministry of the Attorney General ; United Way - United Way of Sudbury and Nipissing Districts
Elections Jun