Rainy River District Women's Shelter of Hope

Site: Rainy River District Women's Shelter of Hope

Service: District Women's Shelter

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Record #: TBY1625 Last Modified: 04 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 19 Dec 2013
Description & Services
HoursOffice: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm 
Shelter: 24-hour Service
  • Operates an emergency shelter for abused women and their children
  • Coordinates support services for residents
  • 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
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 under garments, stuffed animals and 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
EligibilityAges: 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
Areas ServedAtikokan ; Rainy River District
LanguagesEnglish ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Contact Information
Office PhoneMain Office: 807-597-2868 
New Horizons: 807-597-4550
Crisis Phone807-597-6908
Toll Free Phone1-800-465-3348
Primary ExecutiveDonna Kroocmo, Executive Director; Phone: 807-597-2868 ext 1; Email: dkroocmo@shaw.ca
Alternate ExecutiveShirley Mosley, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 807-597-2868 ext 3
Located In CommunityAtikokan
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Mailing AddressPO Box 818 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Other Details
Agency Services
Additional Services at this Site
FundingRegional / Municipal - Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board (RRDSSAB) ; Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS)
Service Level(50) Non Profit