Transition Houses in Canada

Transition Houses are an essential service in helping women and their children escape violence.

Transition Houses provide both long term and short term housing for women and children fleeing abusive relationships or at the risk of experiencing violence.

Transition Houses break the isolation that many women experience when they are in abusive relationships. Transition Houses build a safe community environment where women are encouraged to share their experiences and empower one another.

If you and/or you know of any woman experiencing violence in her life, please refer to the following resource of our list of Transition Houses in Canada.

This resource includes transition houses in:

To learn more about transition houses, please read “Transition Houses” at our Ending Violence blog.

Every week a woman in Canada is killed by her intimate partner. BWSS is working to change that.