SAFE SHELTER

safe-shelter

COMING TO THE SHELTER? WHAT TO BRING…

If you can bring the following documents with you, it would be helpful:

  • Identification: Birth certificates, SIN cards, Health cards, Bank account information.
  • Custody and other legal papers.


BRING YOUR CHILDREN!

Staff will support you in finding legal information regarding custody and access.

ALL SERVICES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL.

Three Oaks provides community-based emergency shelter and crisis support services for women and their children who have experienced abuse in order that they may live free of violence. Three Oaks provides:

  • 24 hour crisis phone counselling
  • Assistance with safety planning
  • Information on rights, options and available services
  • Referrals to other agencies and supports in the community
  • Safe shelter for up to six weeks
  • Confidentiality

We are committed to being as accessible as possible. We have a lift so that residents can access all levels of the shelter. We have a wheel chair ramp to access the front of the house and a TDD/TDY machine.

We are a smoke-free facility. A designated private and secure outdoor smoking area is provided for residents of the shelter.

PICTURE TOUR

To help women feel more comfortable and let them know what to expect, we have provided some pictures of rooms they may find at the shelter.