MAWS is a resource website for information only, it is not monitored.
If you are in crisis please call 1-877-977-0007 the 24/7 no charge, Provincial Wide Crisis Line
To donate items to your local shelter please click on "Where Can I Go?" to view the shelter list. Please call the shelter directly.
Thank you to everyone who has helped the shelters! Your contributions provided, baby supplies, clothing, out door clothing, toiletries, toys, work clothes and so much more.
Giving Tuesday, December 2 is opening day of the giving season. Please Help!
Your donations enable MAWS to support the Shelters or you can designate your domation to provide items such as toys, presents, school supplies, and toiletries that are not funded. Thank you for your generosity all year! Wishing you a wonderful holiday!
Day in the Life of Canada's Shelters
The first pan Canadian annual survey gives us insight into a typical day in the life of women's shelters and transitions houses across the country, bringing us the woices of the women on the front lines. In one day 242 Shelters in Canada helped 4,178 women and 2,490 children.
Click on the following links to learn more about what one day entailed:
THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO HAS CONTRIBUTED TO
MAWS, ESPECIALLY OUR SPONSORS: