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Marianne’s Place is an accessible emergency shelter that provides temporary housing for victims of gender-based violence. We welcome all women and their children who are experiencing relationship violence such as: physical, sexual, emotional or financial abuse and/or stalking.

All our services are free and interpreters can be arranged when necessary and available. You can access the shelter by calling our 24-hour Crisis Line at 519-836-5710 or, for long distance, 1-800-265-7233 for immediate and confidential support.

Our Services:

  • Immediate telephone support and information through the 24-hour Crisis Line
  • Risk assessment and safety planning for you and your children
  • One-to-one counselling and support
  • Group counselling
  • Accompaniment, advocacy and referrals to police, court, hospital, lawyers, social services and community agencies
  • Help with custody and child support issues
  • Referrals for two hours of free legal consultation
  • Help with immigration services
  • Help with finding a new place to live
  • Help with getting financial support
  • Help with Victim Services, victim impact statements and court preparation
  • Social and educational activities for you and your children

Please call us anytime. We are here for you!

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