Women's House Serving Bruce and Grey

Women's House Serving Bruce and Grey

COVID-19 Response
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the shelter remains open only to staff and women and kids in the shelter. The shelter has established screening process for women and kids wanting access.

Regular Service
Offers free support, education and crisis intervention to women experiencing abuse. Services include:

In-House Safe Shelter Services
  • room to accommodate up to 13 women and children
  • assists women facing a housing crisis
Abuse Counselling
  • for residents
  • individual and group counselling
24 Hour Crisis Line and sexual assault services - confidential, 24 hours, 7 days a week, see separate entry for details.

Child Witness Program
  • offers individual and group counselling for children ages 4 to 18. Helps children heal from the experience of witnessing woman abuse and meet other children who have also experienced family violence. Gives mothers the chance to be supported as they help their children heal.
Community Counselling
  • offers individual counselling for women 16 years and over who are experiencing abuse or healing from abuse in Bruce and Grey counties. Child care and transportation can be arranged in advance.
Transitional Support Program
  • Transitional Support Worker assists women by acting as an advocate for resources within the community in the areas of housing, education, job training, income support, legal aid and legal representation, Children's Aid advocacy, transportation and child care.
Transitional Housing, Second Stage Program, see separate entry for details

Youth Sexual Assault and Human Trafficking Program
  • works collaboratively alongside youth throughout Bruce/Grey County who have experienced, or been exposed to, sexual violence or human trafficking.
Call for information

Application Process
Toll Free
1-866-578-5566 - Sexual Assault Services
519-396-9814 - Admin - Bruce County
Crisis Phone
Admin - Grey County
Crisis Text Line
Crisis Line - Toll Free
519-396-7800 - Administration
Web Site
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Mailing Address
PO Box 760
Kincardine, ON, N2Z 2Z4
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Documents Required
No document required
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Agency Information
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Community Connection, 211 Central East Region Contact Centre
Last Updated On
April 20, 2023
Hours of Operation
Open 24/7
Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Bruce County
  • Grey County