Honouring The Circle

What is Honouring the Circle?

At Honouring the Circle we provide short term emergency housing to Aboriginal women and children who are at risk of homelessness, and poverty.

Honouring the Circle is programming expansion of the Native Women's Centre new vision to move beyond crisis intervention to a place of healing and wellness that enable families to create true change and maintain permanent housing.  

Whom does HTC serve?

All women regardless of ancestry, gender, culture, place of origin or sexual orientation with or without children who are experiencing crisis and homelessness.  
We believe that to have long lasting change in their lives, these women require a safe and supportive learning environment. A place where they will have the opportunity to rebuild sustainable personal strength and communal skills.

Programming and Services Offered

Programming and Services offered at HTC:

  • therapeutic support to residents as needed;
  • provide leadership and empowerment to residents;
  • life skills (personal budget management, food menu planning;
  • liaison between partners and various services within the community for the residents;
  • housing supports and resources;
  • crisis intervention referral supports;
  • cultural workshops, teaching circles, guest visitations from elders and traditional teachers;

For more information please contact: tsw@nativewomenscentre.com