TRANSITIONAL SUPPORT PROGRAM

transitional-suppor

YOU ARE NOT ALONE

  • 1 in 4 women in Canada are assaulted by their intimate partner.
  • At least 1 woman is killed by her intimate partner, every week, in Canada.
  • It is against the law for anyone to assault their intimate partner.
  • Women from all different economic, religious, educational and cultural back grounds are victims of abuse.
  • Alcohol does not cause abuse against women. It is a separate problem.
  • 80% of assaulted women reported being assaulted during a pregnancy.

ALL SERVICES ARE FREEAND CONFIDENTIAL.

The Transitional and Housing Support Program offers services to women and their children who have experienced abuse, to help them connect with community support and find and maintain safe housing. A Transitional Support Worker will:

  • Help with income supports.
  • Provide court support.
  • Help with educational upgrading.
  • Help with employment supports.
  • Help with parenting supports.
  • Assist with the Legal Aid process.
  • Assist with building and extending women’s personal community of support.