Lloydminster Interval Home Society, The

Emergency Crisis Shelter

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Description
Provides temporary, safe accommodation for women and their children experiencing family violence or another life crisis.

Service offers:

  • an emergency shelter providing short - term support of up to 3 weeks of temporary and safe accommodations for women and their children
  • a second stage transitional housing facility providing long - term support to assist women, with or without children, to gain the tools necessary to live a life outside the web of family violence

Emergency shelter includes:

  • in - house programming
  • information and support
  • referrals to appropriate community resources

Transitional housing includes:

  • furnished, independent apartments
  • long - term support
  • programming
  • security
  • 1 - on - 1 support for families
  • assistance with parenting, life skills, budgeting, nutritional meal planning, and more
Affiliation: Partially funded by the Government of Alberta - Ministry of Human Services. Partnered with the Alberta Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) to offer the Pet Safekeeping Program.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to women:
  • 18 years and older
  • with or without children (dependent children under 18 years)
  • who are experiencing family violence or another life crisis
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call / text Crisis Hotline / Crisis Text for intake to Emergency Crisis Shelter
  • referral required from a shelter, community agency, or Emergency Crisis Shelter to access transitional housing (second stage)
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-875-0966 (Crisis Hotline)
Text
780-808-1777 (Crisis Text)
Fax
780-808-5281
Web Site
http://www.intervalhome.org
Email
lihinfo@lloydintervalhome.com
Languages
Tele-Interpreter / Language Lines
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: Yes,

Contact for details. 

Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 1, 2019