Alternatives for Women

Site: Picton

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-476-4435
Toll Free Phone 1-877-499-6636
Crisis Phone 613-476-2787
Fax 613-476-1987
Primary Contact Rahno Godfrey, Executive Director; Email:
Address & Map
187 Main St, Unit # 2
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
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Mailing Address c/o Alternatives For Women 
PO Box 6206 
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
Accessibility Partially Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Counselling, information, advocacy and referrals for women who are in or have left an abusive relationship * 24hr crisis intervention and transportation to safe shelter * Support groups and second-stage housing * Free with the exception of second stage housing where rents are geared to income * Kiosan-Second Stage Housing provides safe, secure, income geared units for up to one year for women and/or women with children.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * 24 hr Crisis Line available * Closed weekends and statutory holidays
Meetings Monthly Board Meetings
Areas Served Prince Edward County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Females only
Application for Second Stage Housing, written application form is required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - available through other agency or service
Fees Service - rent for Second Stage Housing is geared to income
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1987
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services ; United Way
Elections Board Members are elected at Annual General Meeting
Date Updated 25 May 2015
Service Categories Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Abused Women ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Abused Women