The Howe Sound Women’s Centre Society promotes women’s equality and the empowerment of women and their children. We work from a feminist* perspective. By responding to and working for change, we honour the diversity of women’s lives and meet the evolving needs of the women and children throughout the Sea to Sky Corridor. We know this work contributes to the well being of our communities and society at large.
*Women and men who believe in women’s rights and equality throughout society.
About HOWE SOUND WOMEN'S CENTRE SOCIETY
The Howe Sound Women’s Centre Society is a for purpose charitable organization that has been serving the Sea to Sky Community for 33 years. We are focused on supporting women, children and youth who are in need of emergency shelter, support, referrals and advocacy, and in particular, those who are experiencing high conflict, violence or abuse. The Women’s Centre offers emergency housing through Pearl’s Place Transition House and Pearl’s Safe Home, children and youth focused programs such as Children Who Witness Abuse counselling, Working Through Separation and Divorce counselling, and Violence is Preventable education, multicultural outreach, as well as health and wellness programs for women.