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Interval House of Hamilton

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Record #: BTN0147 Last Full Update: 19 Mar 2013
Record Details
Former NameInterval House of Hamilton-Wentworth
Contact Numbers
Office Phone905-387-9959
Crisis Phone905-387-8881 (if long distance, call collect)
FaxOffice 905-387-0019 * Programs 905-387-0563
Contact Information
Address & Map
630 Sanatorium Rd
Hamilton, ON L9C 7S7
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Located In CommunityHamilton
Site LocationHamilton West Mountain
Nearest Main IntersectionUpper Paradise Rd and Mohawk Rd W
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary ExecutiveClare Freeman, Executive Director
Alternate ExecutiveNancy Smith, Program Manager - Residential
Service Details
Areas ServedHalton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
DescriptionSafe emergency shelter for abused women over the age of 16, with or without children, operating Mon-Sun 24 hours * provides all meals, emergency clothing and personal needs * free emergency transportation by taxi for abused women and their children 
Programs include: 
Womens Centre of Hamilton 
Flamborough Women's Resource Centre 
Counselling services for residents: one-to-one and group counselling with follow-up support for past residents 
Counselling services for women living in the community on a one-to-one basis 
Child and Youth program: both in-house recreational and therapeutic intervention for child witnesses of domestic violence against women, including group programs 
Jared's Place for residents and women living in the community * provides information and support on criminal law, family law, immigration law, police, legal aid and finding a lawyer 
Transitional Support Program for women living in the community * provides assistance to women and their children in identifying and connecting with the kinds of support and services required to establish violence and abuse-free lives 
Information and advocacy on legal rights, employment, housing and education * cultural interpretation available 
Referral service to community supports and agencies 
Speakers to schools, professional agencies, inter-faith communities and community groups on the topic of violence against women * call the office to make arrangements 
In-service training for professionals  
All services are confidential and provided at no cost
HoursOffice Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Crisis Line: Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Shelter: Mon-Sun 24 hours
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Interpretive Services ; Cultural interpreters available upon request * ASL interpreters available upon request
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Service CategoriesTransitional Housing/Shelter ~ Abused Women