Welcome Centre Shelter for Women
(519) 971-7595
263 Bridge Ave, Windsor ON
The Welcome Centre Shelter exists to reduce the devastating impact of homelessness and poverty by providing safe emergency shelter and transitional supports to women and families experiencing or at risk of homelessness. They offer an emergency shelter, drop-in program, food bank, and harm reduction.

Hiatus House Windsor
24-Hour Crisis Line: (519) 252-7781
Toll Free: 1-800-265-5142

Emergency shelter (26 rooms providing 42 beds) for abused women and their children from Windsor and Essex County. Services provided in a culturally-sensitive manner. The shelter is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Services are also provided to abused women in a same sex relationship. 

Nisa Homes
1 (888) 456-8043 x 403
[email protected]

Nisa Homes is a group of transitional homes (long term shelters) for immigrant, Refugee, and Muslim women who are homeless or at risk of  becoming homeless. We are a safe haven for women experiencing domestic violence, poverty, homelessness, or seeking asylum. Nisa Homes offers basic necessities (food & shelter), a safe and secure environment, confidential and supportive counselling (individual & in group settings), one-on-one casework & information, community referrals, programs & services (life skills development, support groups, children’s activities), and services in multiple languages including English, Urdu, Arabic, Hindi, and Punjabi. Professionals are on call for Somali, Farsi, Dari, French, Kurdish & Turkish

Downtown Mission

(519) 973-5573
664 Victoria Ave, Windsor ON
Hours: Day Programs at 664 Victoria: 8:30 am–9:00 pm every day.
Overnight Sanctuary at 875 Ouellette: The Sanctuary opens its doors for overnight guest check-in between 9:00 pm and 2:00 am. 

The Downtown Mission exists as a Place of Sanctuary. They provide emergency shelter, a food bank, and day programs with a message of hope through faith and caring.

Salvation Army Windsor Centre of Hope (men only)
(519) 253-7473
355 Church Street

The Salvation Army Windsor Centre of Hope is an emergency shelter/housing services facility that provides 24 hour service to single men without children (ages 18 and up), with meals on-site. Administrations runs Monday to Friday, 8 am-4 pm.