Salt Spring Island Transition House

Provides safe, free, and confidential first-stage transitional housing for single self-identified women with or without children seeking safety from violence and abuse, including victims of sexual assault and stalking.

Support services include practical and emotional support; information on other resources; and necessities like food, personal care items, and emergency clothing. Additional supports are available to women leaving the transition house, including solution-focused counselling, support groups and advocacy. Funded by BC Housing.

Address / Contact Info

Island Women Against Violence (IWAV)
Box 376 Ganges P Salt Spring Island, BC

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 537-0735
toll-free : 1-877-435-7544

Service Details

Referral criteria: Women must call the 24-hour Violence and Abuse Help Line to refer themselves. ID is not required.

Maximum stay is 30 days.

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This program was last updated on 29 Mar 2019.