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Good Shepherd Centres, Main Administration

Site: Martha House Location

Service: Women's Services

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-528-5877
Crisis Phone 905-523-6277
Fax 905-546-1743
Agency Information
Established 1961
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Due to COVID-19, some services may be temporarily suspended.  Contact or visit website for details and updates. 

Provides a place of sanctuary, safety and support for women (and their children) with a variety of programs.

Family Court Support Worker Program
  • Provides information on the family court process, assistance in preparing for family court proceedings (documenting history of abuse, accessing Legal Aid), referral to specialized services and supports in the community, safety planning, and court accompaniment to proceedings, when appropriate.
Transitional Housing and Support Program
  • Help women and their children access services to establish violence and abuse-free lives in the community.
Second Stage Services
  • Offer furnished, affordable housing to both single women and women with children for up to one year. Supports are geared to creating greater physical, emotional and financial stability in the aftermath of violence and abuse.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Women experiencing abuse and/or homelessness.
Application Contact agency
Languages English; Interpretive Services - Cultural Interpretive Services
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton
Address & Map
25 Ray St N
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8R 2Y8
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Abuse / Assault ; Government / Legal ; Housing / Shelter
HCSD Sub Heading Community Legal Services ; Transitional Housing ; Victims of Abuse Support Programs
Service Categories Domestic/Family Violence Legal Services ; Outreach Programs ~ Abused Women ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Abused Women ; Wellness Programs ~ Domestic Violence Issues

Agency Overview

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