Saugeen First Nation | Phone: 519-797-2781 | Address: 6 Cameron Drive, Southampton, ON N0H 2L0

Saugeen First Nation | Phone: 519-797-2781 | Address: 6 Cameron Drive, Southampton, ON N0H 2L0

Kaebashiwim Respite Women’s Shelter

Kaebashiwim Respite Women’s Shelter

Kaebashiwim Respite Women’s Shelter

24 Christine St., Southampton, ON N0H 2L0
Telephone: 519.797.2521
519.797.3677
Fax: 519.797.1151

Kaebashiwim Respite Women’s Shelter recognizes its responsibility to work towards ending violent in community by creating internal and external partnerships with other programs, services and individuals who share a similar vision.

Kaebashiwim has been open in operation for 20 years, since 1997, and is open twenty-four (24) hours a day, 365 days of the year. The shelter is staffed by eleven (11) people, one (1) manager, six (6) full-time Support Workers, and four (4) relief workers.

We help to provide a safe haven for women and or their children who are fleeing OR are at risk of abuse. Our mandate is to provide a service to Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal women and children. We provide residency services to women who have been assaulted or abused, for a period of six (6) to eight (8) weeks, and to women who are homeless or evicted for a period of two (2) weeks.

Services offered include and are up to minimal transportation in Bruce/Grey areas, assist with plan of care/safety, assist with filling out applications for employment, OW, ODSP, housing, etc., assist with making legal aid calls or calls to lawyers, assist with making appointments with medical, housing interviews, CAS meetings, as well as advocating on their behalf, along with many other counselling and community based services.

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