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Safe Home Response Service

Available 24/7 to women and their children who have experienced, or are at risk of, abuse, threats, or violence. The service is available to residents from McLure to Blue River. Women requiring assistance should contact the Safe Home Service Response at the following:

Clearwater & Area: Call Local 250 674-2135

North Thompson Valley & Area outside of Clearwater:  Call Toll Free 1-855-674-2135

Trained individuals are available to assist women in assessing their current circumstances and needs for various types of supports that can be offered by this service, including:

  • Crisis intervention and referral support
  • Assistance with the development of a safety plan
  • Temporary emergency accommodation
  • Limited assistance with transportation

What to take if you have to leave home:

  • Driver’s licence or ID
  • Birth certificates: yours and your children’s
  • Money, cheque book, credit cards
  • Lease, rental agreement, house deed
  • Bank book, bank statement
  • House keys, car keys
  • Social Insurance Card
  • Address Book, phone numbers
  • Care card, medications, medical records - yours and your children’s
  • Marriage licence, divorce papers
  • Passport

The Safe Home program is funded by BC Housing.