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Alternatives for Women

Site: Picton

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Alternate Name CV19 ; VIQ
Legal Name Alternatives for Women in Prince Edward County
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Alternatives for Women
Located In Community Picton
Address & Map
Picton, ON
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Intersection Elizabeth St and Main St
Mailing Address c/o Alternatives For Women 
PO Box 6206 
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
Physical Access Partially Accessible
Parking Parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) CV19 - Office is open to staff, clients and essential visitors only and they will be permitted to enter if they are feeling well and do not have symptoms associated with COVID-19. All persons entering are required to wear a mask and should be prepared to participate in the COVID-19 screening process. 
24 HOUR CRISIS LINE - 613-476-2787  
TEXT LINE - 613-919-8055 
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 * Second-stage free housing 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
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
Service Categories Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Abused Women ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling ; Transitional Housing/Shelter ~ Abused Women
Waiting List There may be a wait for Second Stage Housing for available unit.
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-476-4435
Toll Free Phone 1-877-499-6636
Crisis Phone 613-476-2787 or text 613-919-8055
Fax 613-476-1987
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Leah Morgan, Executive Director; Phone: 613-476-4435; Email:
Other Details
Established 1987
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; United Way
Elections Board Members are elected at Annual General Meeting

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