We empower women to move beyond violence.
At Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region, we support women and children who are experiencing domestic violence. We operate two emergency shelters: Anselma House in Kitchener and Haven House in Cambridge. We also run a free, confidential, Outreach Program that is available to women in all cities and townships of Waterloo Region. Learn more
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Empower women to move beyond violence.
Your gift helps women and children move beyond violence in Waterloo Region.
Anselma House is our 24-hour emergency shelter in Kitchener. It has 45 beds. Our administrative offices are also located here.
24-hr Support Line: 519-742-5894
Haven House is our 24-hour emergency shelter in Cambridge. It has 45 beds, and serves Cambridge and North Dumfries Township.
24-hr Support Line: 519-653-2422
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