S.H.A.D.E. (Safe Housing And Directed Empowerment) Inc.
About S.H.A.D.E. (Safe Housing And Directed Empowerment) Inc.
S.H.A.D.E. (Safe Housing And Directed Empowerment) Inc. is an initiative in Winnipeg that offers support to immigrant and refugee women and their children who have been impacted by domestic abuse and/or family violence, to rebuild their lives and transition from a place of victimization to a place of confidence, healing, stability and resiliency. Our mandate to accomplish this is through safe housing, psychosocial programming, and practical supports. We continue to pursue strategic planning to realize our vision of SHADE’s first safe housing facility.
Products & Services
MIRRORS: A Reflection of Immigrant Women Building Healthy Relationships is our 10-week
community workshop program, that offers immigrant and refugee women affected by domestic
violence a culturally safe space in which to gain knowledge, supports, referrals and so much more. The workshops are usually held in a classroom at Seven Oaks Adult Learning Centre.
Client eligibility: be an immigrant or refugee woman who has been impacted by intimate partner violence and/or family violence, be 18+, and have gone through a Screening Interview prior to Workshop 1.
Psychosocial Counselling – ongoing intakes, assessments, and one-on-one sessions
Legal Navigational Supports and Advocacy – ongoing intakes, assessments, and one-on-one sessions