Ernestine's Women's Shelter

Record Details
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Description & Services
Description Emergency shelter for women who are single or those with children who are currently experiencing abuse and need immediate shelter. Shelter program helps women, their children/youth heal from violence through counseling, child and youth programs, housing support and more 
 
Transitional Housing and Outreach support provides support to women and children who are currently experiencing or who have experienced violence and are presently living in the community. Program provides counseling, advocay, food bank, legal,housing and resource supports 
 
Daily 24 hour emergency telephone crisis line to support those who do not currently reside at the shelter
Hours Administation: Mon-Fri 10am-5:30pm 
Service: Daily 24 hours
Areas Served Brampton ; Caledon ; Etobicoke ; Greater Toronto Area ; Mississauga ; Peel Region
Eligibility Women
Application No referral required
Fees None
Languages English ; Interpretation
Contact Information
Accessibility Fully Accessible - Barrier Washrooms, elevator, ramps
Mailing Address PO Box 141 
Station B 
Etobicoke, ON M9W 5K9
Office Phone Shelter Line: 416-746-3701  
Administration Line: 416-743-1733
Fax 416-743-1732
Crisis Phone 416-746-3701 
Assaulted Women's Helpline: 416-863-0511
TTY Phone 416-746-3716
E-Mail contact@ernestines.ca
Website www.ernestines.ca/
Primary Contact Khadija Ali, Engagement and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 416-746-3701 ext 2033; Email: khadija@ernestines.ca
Alternate Contact Vanita Budhai Coordinator; Phone: 416-746-3701 ext 2047; Email: vanita@ernestines.ca
Primary Executive Sharlene Tygesen, Executive Director; Phone: 416-743-1733 ext 2012; Email: sharlene@ernestines.ca
Other Details
Established 1983
Funding City / Town ; Provincial - MCSS ; Donations ; United Way
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Advocacy ; Counselling ; Shelters

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