Sandgate Women's Shelter of York Region Inc.

Registered Name: WOMEN'S SHELTER OF YORK REGION INC.

Business Number: 136663812RR0001

OUR VISION

A world free of oppression and violence for all women and children.

OUR MISSION

Sandgate Women’s Shelter of York Region Inc. is a feminist organization, dedicated to empowering all persons who identify as women and their children through safe shelter, resources, information and advocacy in order to eliminate violence in their lives.

OUR SERVICES

Our services are all free, confidential and voluntary and include:

  • a 24-hour emergency helpline offering crisis counselling
  • a 30-bed emergency shelter program
  • transitional, housing and legal support
  • second-stage housing apartments
  • community outreach programs
  • Let’s Talk program for children who have witnessed violence
  • volunteer programs

What People Are Saying

"I finally feel confident and secure in moving forward and starting a new life for myself and my children."

— Survivor

"I felt so supported, so cared about and so important."

— Survivor

"Your love and support has given me the strength to move forward."

— Survivor

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