Previously published in Examiner
The female Abuse Series has now come to an end. So we will conclude the series with resources for Montreal Women who find themselves in a bad situation with their abuser.
Montreal Women’s Shelters and services
Inform’Elle Telephone information concerning family law, services of mediation, divorce and alimony.
Mon-Fri 9-11:30am, 1-3:30pm.
Tel: 514 – 443-8221
Ligue des droits et libertés du Québec Very helpful non-affiliated advocate of human rights. Strengths are First Nations’ rights and racism, social justice, international and immigration. They publish a journal five times a year. 4416 St-Laurent, #101,
Tel: 514 – 849-7717
McGill Legal Information Clinic Law students provide free information and suggestions, not professional advice.
Open 9am-5pm Mon-Fri. 3480 McTavish, #B20-21,
Tel: 514 – 398-6792
Après-Coup Group therapy for violent partners.
Tel: 450 -672-6461
Auberge Transition Shelter for women and children who are victims of conjugal abuse. Up to six-week stays. Counselling, child-care and follow-up services. 24-hour crisis centre.
Tel: 514 – 481-0495
CHOC Centre for violent men. Provides sensitization and therapy with the aim of stopping all forms of conjugal violence. 205 81st Avenue, Chomedey,
Tel: 514 – 681-6335
Option A help service for violent partners. Provides counselling; first step is group counselling, then possibly couple or family therapy.
Tel: 514 – 527-1657
Le Garde-Manger pour tous Provides assistance to the homeless.
Tel: 514 -931-8830
Logifem Shelter for women in difficulty. Counselling and accompaniment.
Tel: 514 – 939-3172
Maison Flora Tristan Shelter for immigrant women who are victims of conjugal violence. With or without children; children can stay with their mother.
Tel – 514 – 939-3463
Multi-Femmes Short-term shelter for women, but the stay can be as long as is needed.
Tel: – 514 – 523-1095
Salvation Army – Women’s Emergency Shelter
2000 Notre-Dame W.,
Tel: 514 – 934-5615
Secours aux Femmes Shelter for immigrant women. Services in many languages (Spanish, Arabic, etc.). Up to 45-night stay but they won’t throw you out onto the street if you have nowhere to go.
Tel – 514 -593-6353
West Island Women’s Shelter For victims of conjugal violence. Child-care and follow-up programs.
Tel: 514- 620-4845