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During COVID-19, thank you for continuing to hold women who have been abused and their children in your heart. 

To continue to provide safety and counselling 24/7; donation items aren’t able to be accepted at this time.  We truly appreciate your understanding, love, & support!


Financial donations are welcomed and can made securely online with link below or mailed to

300 Talbot Street – Suite 26  St. Thomas, ON. N5P 4E2


Click Here for Canada Helps Secure Online Giving

You can give to ensure emergency transportation to the safety of Women’s Place – Elgin’s Emergency Shelter – from anywhere in St. Thomas and Elgin County – is available 24 hours a day.  This is no small moment – it is the life changing opportunity that a 24 hour professionally staffed safe haven offers women and children whose lives are displaced, distraught , and in crisis.  There they find safety, support, and the opportunity to cultivate hope in the face of much harm.

1.800.265.4305 or 519.633.0155
© 2020 Violence Against Women Services Elgin County
Funding gratefully received from individuals, special groups, companies, and the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Community and Social Services and South West Local Health Integration Network.
Safety, Support, Hope