Iethinisten:ha Women’s Shelter
19 Kawenoke Apartment Road, Akwesasne, ON K6H 5R7
24 Hour Emergency hotline 1-800-480-4208
Open: 24 hours, 7 days a week
What kind of services do you offer:
Emergency safe housing for victims of domestic violence, abusive situations, self abuse. (drug & alcohol and high risk behaviors) 24 hour crisis hotline and on-site support and information. Referral, advocacy, support, education and counseling. We have independent transitional housing available for up to one year for those who complete our 16 week educational program. Our “Men for Change” program assists men in developing positive healthy relationships through our 16 week cultural education sessions.
What do I do:
If you are in an emergency situation you can call our 1-800-480-4208 number for immediate help, or call the Akwesasne Mohawk Police Services (613-575-2000) right away. If you are looking for help, but feel you are not in danger at the moment, you can call the office and ask to speak to a counselor.
Where do I go:
Please call our office for directions and some one will be pleased to direct to where our office is.