At Three Oaks Shelter & Services we are committed to the promotion of equality and the end of violence against women and children.
To this end,
Three Oaks will:
1.Provide temporary shelter to women and children
2.Provide nonjudgmental, supportive counselling from a feminist perspective
3.Advocate on behalf of women and children
4.Educate the public about violence against women and children.
Three Oaks, as part of a comprehensive network of services for women and children who have been victimized by violence, provides safe shelter, advocacy, education, and nonjudgmental supportive counselling within a feminist perspective.
For the purpose of this mandate, feminism means recognizing the oppression of women and demonstrating a commitment to:
Respecting individual differences
Respecting the rights of all persons
Working towards equality for all women
Ensuring accessibility of all services
Providing opportunity, and protecting the right to exercise choice within an equal society.
About THREE OAKS SHELTER AND SERVICES
Three Oaks Shelter and Services provides safe shelter, counselling and support services to abused women and their children.
Three Oaks offers:
24 hour crisis line
24 hour emergency shelter
Help to find and keep new housing
In house children's program
Support groups for women
Special groups for children who have witnessed abuse.
Public education sessions
Second Stage transitional housing at below market rent is in the building stages with a targeted completion date of Fall 2013.
ALL SERVICES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL