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Domestic Violence Crisis Support 24/7

905-684-8331 Gillian’s Place St. Catharines
Woman’s Place of South Niagara
905-356-5800 Nova House, Niagara Falls
905-788-0113 Serenity Place Welland

Femmes victimes de violence

1-877-336-2433 Fem’aide

Sexual Assault Crisis Support

905-682-4584 CARSA

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Transition Support Services

• Assist in the development of safety plans for women and their children
• Individual counselling and support to address issues of violence and abuse against women
• Housing support planning
• Developing short and long term goals
• Assisting women in meeting their goals and carrying out transitional plans
• Provide emotional support
• Provide services or referrals to any services pertaining to women seeking a violence free life
• Provide advice in the areas of finding and maintaining housing, including budget management and life skills
• Provide advocacy with third parties where necessary, including interactions with Police, Family and Children’s Services, Ontario Works, Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP), court appearances, etc.
• Referrals for children and youth who have witnessed and/or experienced violence
• Liaison and advocacy with police services, victim witness, victim services and legal aid
• Arrange for cultural interpreters

Transitional Housing and Support Workers can be reached at the following locations:
Agency Phone Numbers Web Link
Gillian's Place

905 684 ext 223

Native Women's Centre

905 664 1114

West Niagara Second Stage

905 563 5548

Women's Place of South Niagara: Nova House - Niagara Falls

905 356 3933 ext 226

Women's Place of South Niagara: Serenity Place - Welland

905 732 4632 ext 225

Bethlehem Housing and Support Services

905 641 1660

Centre de santé Communautaire Hamilton/Niagara: Welland Location

905 734 1141 ext 2229