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My Friend's House

Service: Domestic Violence Shelter

Record #: CWD0077
Last Modified: 11 Apr 2024
Last Full Update: 10 Apr 2024


Office Phone 705-444-2586, Administration
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-2511
TTY Phone 705-444-5266
Crisis Phone 705-444-2511
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Primary Contact Samantha Jones, Program Manager; Phone: ext 1023; Email:
Alternate Contact Alison Fitzgerald, Executive Director; Phone: ext 1024; Email:


Address & Map
Collingwood, ON
Canada L9Y 3Z7
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Mailing Address PO Box 374 
Collingwood, ON 
Canada L9Y 3Z7
Physical Access Fully Accessible


Description (Service) A women and children's shelter that provides support in many areas including Therapeutic Counselling, Housing, Legal Advocacy, and programming for Children and Youth.

Services include:
  • Therapeutic Counselling
  • Transitional Housing and Legal Support Program
  • Children's Program
  • Youth Program
  • 24 hour Crisis Line for support
  • Shelter Program

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Hours Shelter: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Administration: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Blue Mountains ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Meaford ; Wasaga Beach
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Women 16 years and older with or without children who are experiencing, or at risk to experiencing violence through domestic partnership, homelessness, addictions and/or mental health.
Application Self referral
Languages Access to other languages through interpretive services.
Fees None

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