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2007CS0091-001388

Oct. 30, 2007

Ministry of Community Services

     

 

BRITISH COLUMBIA TRANSITION HOUSES

 


LOCATION

TRANSITION HOUSE NAME

ORGANIZATION

Abbotsford

*Abbotsford Transition House

Women's Resource Society of the Fraser Valley

Aldergrove

Libra Transition House

Ishtar Transition Housing Society

Burnaby

*Marguerite Dixon House

Marguerite Dixon Transition Society

Burns Lake

Eagle's Nest Transition House

Prince George & District Elizabeth Fry Society

Campbell River    

Ann Elmore Transition House

Campbell River & North Island Transition Society

Chilliwack    

*Ann Davis Transition House

Ann Davis Transition Society

Coquitlam

*Tri-City Transition House

Tri-City Women's Resource Society

Courtenay

Lilli House

Comox Valley Transition Society

Cranbrook         

Kootenay Haven Transition House

Canadian Mental Health Association for the Kootenays

Dawson Creek

Mizpah Transition House

South Peace Community Resources Society

Duncan

*Somenos Transition House

Cowichan Women Against Violence Society

Fort Nelson

*Fort Nelson's Women’s Shelter

Fort Nelson Aboriginal Friendship Society

Fort St. James

*Fireweed Safe Haven

Fireweed Collective Society

Fort. St. John

*Meaope Transition House

North Peace Community Resources Society

Grand Forks

*The Shelter

Boundary Women's Coalition

Hope

*Jean Scott Transition House

Hope & Area Transition Society

Kamloops

Y Women's Emergency Shelter

Kamloops Community YMCA - YWCA

Kelowna

*Kelowna Women's Shelter

Central Okanagan Emergency Shelter Society

Kitimat

*Tamitik Transition House

Tamitik Status of Women Association

Langley       

Ishtar Transition House

Ishtar Transition Housing Society

Maple Ridge

Cythera Transition House

Cythera Transition House Society

Masset

Tlaa juuh Ldaa Naay Transition House

Haida Gwaii Society for Community Peace

Mission                                                               

*Mission Transition House

Women's Resource Society of the Fraser Valley

Nanaimo

Haven House

Haven Society: Promoting the Safety of Women, Children, Youth and Families

Nelson

Aimee Beaulieu Transition House

Nelson Community Services Centre

New Westminster

*Monarch Place

W.I.N.G.S. Fellowship Ministries

North Vancouver

Sage Transition House

North Shore Crisis Services Society

Penticton            

*South Okanagan Women In Need Transition House

South Okanagan Women In Need Society

Port Alberni

*Port Alberni Transition House

Alberni Community and Women's Services Society

Powell River

*Grace House

Powell River & Region Transition House Society

Prince George

*Phoenix Transition House

Phoenix Transition Society

Prince George

Prince George Elizabeth Fry Transition House

Prince George & District Elizabeth Fry Society

Prince Rupert

Hope Haven Transition House

North Coast Transition Society

Quesnel

Amata Transition House

Amata Transition House Society

Revelstoke

*Forsythe House: A Safe Place

Revelstoke Women's Shelter Society

Richmond    

*Nova Transition House

Chimo Crisis Services

Salmon Arm

*Shuswap & Area Women's Shelter

Shuswap Area Family Emergency Society

Salt Spring Island

*Salt Spring Island Transition House

Island Women Against Violence

Sechelt

*Yew Transition House

Sunshine Coast Community Services Society

Smithers     

*Passage Transition House

Northern Society for Domestic Peace

 Sooke

*Annie's Place

Sooke Transition House Society

South Surrey

*Ama House for Older Women

Atira Women's Resource Society

Squamish       

*Pearl's Place Transition House

Howe Sound Women's Centre

Surrey/Newton   

Virginia Sam Transition House

Options: Services to Communities Society

Surrey/Whalley

Evergreen Transition House

Options: Services to Communities Society

Surrey/Whalley

Shimai House

Atira Women's Resource Society

Terrace

Terrace Transition House

Ksan House Society

Trail

*WINS Transition House

Trail Family and Individual Resource Centre Society

Ucluelet

*Westcoast Transition House

Westcoast Community Resources Society

Vancouver

Helping Spirit Lodge Transition House

Helping Spirit Lodge Society

Vancouver

*Vancouver Rape Relief & Women's Shelter

Vancouver Rape Relief Society

Vancouver

Kate Booth House

Governing Council of the Salvation Army in Canada, The

Vancouver

Peggy's Place

Vancouver Coastal Health Authority

Vanderhoof

*Omineca Transition House

Omineca Safe Home Society

Vernon           

*Vernon Women's Transition House

Vernon Women's Transition House Society

Victoria

Hill House Transition House

Cridge Centre for the Family, The

Victoria

Victoria Women's Transition House

Victoria Women's Transition House Society

Watson Lake

(Yukon)

Help & Hope Transition House

Help & Hope for Families Society

White Rock     

*Durrant House

Atira Women's Resource Society

Williams Lake

Chiwid Transition House

Cariboo Friendship Society

 

* Transition houses receiving increases.

Note: The ministry also provides funding to federally-funded, on-reserve, transition houses located in Telegraph Creek, Sardis and Penticton.

 

 

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Media

contact:

Marc Black

Ministry of Community Services

250 356-6334

 

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