Description & Services
Public Comments
  • Donations of slightly used clothing, usable household items and furniture accepted 
  • Cash donations also accepted and used to purchase various items including under garments 
  • Will not accept donations of used undergarments, stuffed animals or non-functioning items 
  • Contact Donna Kroocmo at 597-2868 ext 21 or email: dkroocmo@shaw.ca 
    for drop-off information 
  • Fax number for New Horizons: 807-597-6910
Description (Agency) Operates an emergency shelter for abused women and their children
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates a 10-bed emergency shelter for abused women and their children
  • Coordinates support services for clients
  • Provides a 24-hour crisis line
  • Accepts donations of clothing and household items
New Horizons 2nd Stage Housing

Offers a secure ten unit apartment building that provides safe, affordable housing for women and their children

Also offers a variety of Support Services
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Shelter: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Atikokan ; Rainy River District
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Women who have been physically, sexually, financially or emotionally abused and their children
 
New Horizons 2nd Stage Housing
 
Application can be picked up from 2nd Stage Housing
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Office: 807-597-2868 
New Horizons: 807-597-4550
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-3348
Crisis Phone 807-597-6908
Fax 807-597-2414
E-Mail atikokan.crisis@shaw.ca
Website www.womensshelterofhope.com
Primary Executive Donna Kroocmo, Executive Director; Phone: 807-597-2868 ext 21; Email: dkroocmo@shaw.ca
Alternate Executive Shirley Mosley, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 807-597-2868 ext 28; Email: shirleymo@shaw.ca
Located In Community Atikokan
Address Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Mailing Address PO Box 818 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board (RRDSSAB) ; Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS)