Women's Resources of Kawartha Lakes

VAW Emergency Shelter, Human trafficking services

Working with the community to provide services and supports to abused women & their children and to provide opportunities to end violence against women.

Organization Information

Address: 22 Russell St. E., Lindsay, Ontario

Phone Number: 705-878-4285

Crisis Line: 705-878-3662

Chat Support: https://womensresources.ca/

Web: http://www.womensresources.ca

Hours of operation: 24/7


Services Available:
VAW Shelter
VAW Counselling/Support Services
VAW Legal Support/Advocacy
VAW Housing Support/Advocacy/THSP
VAW Crisis Line Support
Support/service for children/youth who have experienced violence/abuse
Support/service for children/youth who have witnessed violence/abuse
Education/Prevention Services for Children and Youth
Education/Prevention Services for Adults
Community-based advocacy services
Survivor Specific employment, training and education supports

Organization Located In: Rural/Urban Mix (population 30,000-99,999)


Languages Available: English

Translation Services: Yes

Initial Contact: In-person (walk in services) Web-based chat Phone , email

Ongoing Service Delivery: In-person Phone Video under select circumstances

Accessibility: Yes, fully

Gender-neutral Bathrooms: Yes

Childcare Services: No

Specialized/targeted Programming:
Children and Youth
Survivors of Exploitation and Human Trafficking

Inclusivity Policies: Trauma-Informed Service Framework, Informed-Consent Framework, Anti-Racism and Anti-Oppression Framework, Harm Reduction Framework, Feminist Intersectional Framework, Organization-wide capacity to provide responsive service to trans and non-binary individuals and communities

Transportation Costs Provided For: Emergency Transportation (to shelter) Public Transportation for programming/appointments

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Provincial Gender Based Violence Associations

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