Hiatus House

Site: Hiatus House

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Record #: WIN0666 Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 14 Mar 2014
Located In CommunityWindsor Central
Address250 Louis Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 1W2
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Security entrance, Washroom, Elevator, TDD
IntersectionLouis Ave and Chatham St E
Contact Information
Office Phone519-252-7781
Toll Free Phone1-800-265-5142
After Hours Phone24 hr service
TTY Phone519-252-2768
Primary ContactGenevieve Isshak, Clinical Director of Residential & Outreach Services
Primary ExecutiveThom Rolfe, Executive Director
Description & Services
DescriptionEmergency shelter and crisis intervention for women and their children experiencing domestic violence  
* offers Transitional and Housing Support Program (THSP)  
* assists abused women in securing housing, social services, legal and counselling services in order to live in a violent-free environment  
* 24-hour crisis line  
* support groups offered for children who witness domestic violence in the home. 
Holiday Gift and Toy Assistance during the Holidays 
HoursMon-Fri: 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Shelter and Crisis Line: 24 hr service
Areas ServedEssex County
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) and up 
Women 16 yrs and older and their children experiencing domestic violence
ApplicationApplication process required
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Spanish - upon request ; Interpretive Services - upon request
Print MaterialPamphlets
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services, Ministry of Children and Youth Services, Min of Public Safety and Security ; Federal - Correctional Service Canada, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, Min Attorney General (Victim Services Unit) ; Donations - from community
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameAbused Women's Shelter ; HH ; PAR ; Partner Assault Response ; Senior Brochure
Service Level(50) Non Profit