Camrose Women's Shelter SocietyCAMROSE, Alberta
CWSS operates an emergency shelter which provides a safe, supportive place for women and children who are escaping domestic violence, in a crisis situation or who may be homeless.
CWSS is a 22 bed residence which accommodates up to seven different families and is wheelchair accessible. Beyond the provision of basic needs, (food, clothing, shelter), we provide supportive counseling, referrals, safety planning, information on domestic violence and life skills groups. The shelter has a school for children K-grade 9, childcare women's groups, parenting groups and Outreach. The shelter provides information sessions on family violence for other community organizations. The shelters services are free and confidential.