Awo Taan Healing Lodge Society

Emergency Shelter


Description
Provides support to women needing refuge and shelter during times of crisis.

Service offers:

  • 24 hour crisis line for support
  • emergency accommodations along with counselling and support
  • advocacy and referral along with education in family violence and safety
  • pediatric wellness support with child support program providing one to one counselling and support to children impacted by violence or bullying
  • healing circles and storytelling sessions
  • play sessions and safety lessons
Key Provider: family violence prevention outreach workers, outreach workers, program coordinators
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • abused women with or without children from all backgrounds
  • children impacted by violence or bullying
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, To access service:
  • call 403-531-1972 or 403-531-1976 for crisis service
  • visit website for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-531-1970 (Main Line)
Telephone
403-531-1972 (Crisis Line)
Fax
403-531-1977
Web Site
http://www.awotaan.org
Email
awotaan@awotaan.org
Languages
Blackfoot; Cree - Other languages may be spoken by staff members. 
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 17, 2019