Transitional Housing

Are you experiencing violence and abuse? Do you need a safe place?

Transitional Housing is a safe space.

  • Single women or women with children can find safety from violence and abuse.
  • You can receive practical and emotional support.
  • You can get information about other resources.
  • Food, personal care items and emergency clothing are supplied.
  • You can take time to get information and make decisions.

The Cedars

 

The Cedars is a second-stage program that provides housing for people who identify as women (inclusive of cis, trans and non-binary women) and their children who are re-establishing themselves after abuse.

The Cedars has 7 units with a mix of 1 bedroom plus a loft, 2 bedroom, single loft and bachelorette suites in a central location. Tenancies are up to 18 months during which residents are encouraged and supported to heal and grow through access to IWAV programs.

To apply for The Cedars, email cedars@iwav.org or call 250-931-2032.

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