Site: Anova

Contact Information
Office Phone Administration: 519-642-3003
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-1576
TTY Phone 519-963-0427
Crisis Phone 519-642-3000
Fax 519-642-3002
Primary Contact Marie Nother, Executive Assistant; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Safe places, shelter, support, counselling and resources for abused women, their children and other oppressed individuals

Sexual Assault Centre - Support services to survivors who have experienced sexual violence as adults or as children * works to change harmful attitudes that allow sexual violence to exist * includes counselling, workshops and training opportunities for LGBT2Q+ individuals

24-Hour Abused Women's Helpline and Walk-In Crisis Support - Support, information and referrals * also serves adult males by telephone seeking advice for their women friends

Clarke Road Shelter - Emergency shelter for abused women and their children

Community Group Program for Children and Their Moms - Group program for children provides the opportunity for children to understand the abuse the happened in their family * groups held in safe, accessible locations * includes transportation and healthy snacks * moms also have the opportunity to learn how to support their children's healing

Counselling and Support Centre - Counsellors onsite * provide support and information for questions relating to woman abuse and the impact it may be having on a person's life * risk assessment and safety planning available * anonymous

Family Court Support Program - Information on the family court process * assistance in preparing for family court proceedings (documenting history of abuse, accessing Legal Aid) * referral to specialized services and supports in the community * safety planning * court accompaniment to proceedings when appropriate 

Mine101 - Low-cost women's gently used clothing, shoes and accessories * proceeds to support children's programming at Anova

Second Stage Housing - Safe rent-geared-to-income housing for women and their children for up to one year * transitional outreach program * 25 self-contained apartments available for women and their children

Transitional Outreach Program - Trained staff counsellors provide ongoing support to women entering into or leaving shelter and Second Stage Housing and to those in the community who are in need of support related to abuse in their lives

Wellington Road Shelter - Emergency short-term shelter for abused women and their children
Hours Shelter and Helplines: Daily 24 hours
Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Areas Served London
Boundaries London and area
Eligibility Abused women and their children
Application Call or drop-in for support and service
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL)
Fees Most services are free
Agency Information
Established 2017
Primary Executive Kate Wiggins, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Jane McGregor, Director of Community Programs; Email:
Funding Municipal - London ; Private ; Provincial
Agency Services
Site Information
Site Location London (Central)
Located In Community London
Address & Map
255 Horton St E, 3rd FlSuite 5
London, ON N6B 1L1
Intersection Wellington St and Horton St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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