Victoria & Area Transition Houses

Margaret Laurence House
Safe, supportive second-stage housing up to one year for women with children who have left an abusive partner, are out of acute crisis and be free of or in recovery for substance abuse. Counseling and advocacy/liaison services available, also available to women who are unable to get in due to limited space.

Sooke Transition House
250-480-5461- 24HR EMERGENCY PAGER
Shelter for women and children leaving an abusive partner. In-house support available during daytime hours.

The Cridge Transtion House for Women
250-479-3963 24 HR EMERGENCY NUMBER
Emergency shelter and second stage program for women/children leaving an abusive partner, counseling and support for families in residence including children's and family counseling.

Victoria Women's Transition House
250-385-6611- 24HR CRISIS LINE
Shelter for women and children escaping abuse includes counseling and support including individual and group, and children's. Also offers an Abused Older Women's program and a Safe Home program for older women in transition.