- Safety Planning
- IPV ResourcesDomestic Violence BC Helpline: 1 800 563 0808Domestic Violence BC Website:http://www.domesticviolencebc.ca/ Resources In times of change and transition, women and children can greatly benefit from access to resources in their community. Some of the agencies that we frequently refer our clients to are: BC Families in Transition provides support to families who have experienced divorce, separation and family re-organization. B.C./ Yukon Society of Transition Houses provides information about transition houses located throughout British Columbia and the Yukon. The Ending Violence Association of BC (EVA BC) offers materials to support women seeking safety and their service providers. The Government of British Columbia’s Stopping the Violence website offers resources and contact information about the counselling and support services available to women in B.C. Information Justice Denied- a powerful poem by a former resident of The Cridge Transition House for Women
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- CTHW Volunteer ProgramInterested in volunteering at Cridge Transition House for Women? Volunteers are important at Cridge Transition House for Women. We count on our volunteers to help with all the things that need to be done to support the women and children in the house. Volunteers do things like: drive women to appointments, help prepare dinner, pick up and organize donations, fill the house with delicious baking smells, take care of children, fuel up the house vehicles, pick up groceries, keep brochures organized, replenish supplies in the linen closet, water the garden, and too many more things than we can list! We couldn’t do what we do without our fabulous volunteers. If you would like to learn more about volunteering at CridgeTransition House for Women, call Anita at 250-479-3963.
Areas of Service
Select from the links below to visit our various programs
Leaving an abusive or violent individual?
The Cridge Transition House is a safe place for women with or without children fleeing violence or abuse in their homes.
The number to call is 250 479-3963 any time of day or night.
We’re here to help. We provide:
Safe emergency shelter
- the 24/7 crisis line is (250) 479-3963
- outreach services to support women from their homes and as they move into the next step of their journey
One-on-one support and advocacy
- support creating goals
- assistance with housing applications, income assistance, Legal Aid, and more
- accessing or contacting community supports and programs
- referrals to community programs, Legal Aid, affordable housing, counselling, and childcare
Child and youth support worker
- community connections, personalized resources
- prescheduled childminding
- Safe Space Antiviolence Program
- in-house activities and recreational outings
- transportation support
If you are unsure if you are ready to leave but want to know more about the available help, call our outreach worker at (250) 479-3963.
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The Cridge Centre for the Family
1307 Hillside Avenue,
Victoria, B.C. Canada V8T 0A2