Transition Housing

Safe housing is provided for women and children at risk

  • Battered Women’s Support Services

    Support services in the West Kootenays for women who have experienced violence or abuse. Check out the rest of the site for excellent resources.

  • BC Housing

    list of emergency housing including women’s transition housing, aboriginal outreach, and emergency shelters.

  • Stepping Stones Emergency Shelter

    Operating 24/7, this shelter provides those that meet its mandate with up to a thirty day stay. Provisions include: three meals a day, full laundry services, and in-reach and outreach support. Service available to individuals of all genders from Nelson and its nearby surroundings. Must be 19 or older.

    Located at 816 Vernon Street, Nelson. 250.352.9876

  • West Kootenay Transition Housing

    Confidential 24/7 emergency services: This program provides short-term housing and support for women and children who have experienced domestic violence, while promoting options for making positive changes in their lives.

    -Aimee Beaulieu (Nelson) Transition House: 250.354.4357

    -Castlegar Safe Home: 250.365.2104

    -Trail Transition House: 250.364.1543