Nova House Services include:

We offer:

· A 24 hour, 7 days a week crisis line

· Safe and secure short term emergency accommodations for abused women and their children

· Individual short and long term counselling

· One on one counselling for women with childhood sexual abuse issues

· Assistance in accessing community resources

· Weekly support groups to encourage women to share, heal, and grow as individuals

· Individual and group counselling for children

· Follow-up programs and ongoing support.

· Speakers to visit schools, agencies, or community organizations to provide information about abuse and services for abused women and their children

 

 The Children's Program:

Children who have witnessed violence in the home often have feelings of sadness, anger, confusion, and guilt.  The goal of the children's program is to listen and provide support for children and to help them understand their feelings. 

We offer:

· A safe environment

· Individual counselling

· Children's groups- counselling and fun activities

· Age appropriate information for children about domestic violence

· Activities that promote expression of feelings and the building of self esteem

· Referrals to community resources