Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates an emergency transition shelter for abused women and their children
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates an emergency transition 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 
  • Provides guidance and assistance in accessing geared-to-income housing in community 
  • Offers a Family Court Support Worker Program
Second Stage Housing
Offers a secure ten unit apartment building that provides safe, affordable housing for women and their children
Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Shelter Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
  • Women who have been physically, sexually, financially or emotionally abused and their children 
  • Also serves abused women and their children who may be travelling through or visiting family in the service area 
  • Maximum age limit for male children is 16 years of age
Application Second Stage Housing
Requires completed application and signed lease agreement; applications can be picked up at office
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-223-7311
Toll Free Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 1-800-465-7221
Crisis Phone 24 hour line 807-223-3226
Fax 807-223-6725 
Shelter 807-223-8379
Primary Executive Stacey Lambe, Executive Director; Phone: 807-223-7311 ext 3
Alternate Executive Glenda Hatfield, Administrator; Phone: 807-223-7321 ext 4
Located In Community Dryden
Address Dryden, ON
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Mailing Address PO Box 974 
Dryden, ON P8N 3E3
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking -- No designated handicapped parking space; Entrance -- Accessible with automatic push button door and ramp; Washroom -- Accessible with grab bar
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS)