Maplegate House for Women

Service: Women's Shelter

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates an emergency shelter for abused women and their children
Agency Services
Description (Service) Operates an emergency shelter for abused women and their children 
  • Provides a 24-hour crisis line 
  • Offers short-term support counselling and transitional housing 
  • Provides advocacy and referrals to appropriate community supports and resources 
  • Provides outreach services such as understanding options in making life choices and offering assistance in accessing housing, legal and other community services
Also provides the following programs and services:  
  • Larry's Place Men's Shelter 
  • On-site Pet Shelter, including a Pet Therapy program 
  • Something More Lawrence House (second-stage housing)
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Algoma District ; Iron Bridge ; Massey
Boundaries West of the District of Algoma
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Women who have been physically, sexually, financially or emotionally abused and their children
Application Call for assistance
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration 705-461-7977
Toll Free Phone 1-888-461-4623
Crisis Phone 705-461-9868
Fax 705-461-3856
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Executive Melody Rose, Executive Director; Phone: 705-461-7977; Email:
Located In Community Elliot Lake
Address 185 Mississauga Ave
Elliot Lake, ON P5A 1E3
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1982
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (MCCSS) ; Donations