Kitimat's Transition House
Dunmore Place Transition House provides safe emergency shelter to women, with or without children, who are fleeing abusive relationships, or escaping violence. The transition house is staffed 24/7 by women, and offers:
Any woman that lives in fear of her safety can come to Dunmore Place. We can help with safe transportation to the house. You can be single, married, common-law, recently separated, divorced, taking a break. We are welcoming to individuals who identify as LGBTQ+.
You Deserve to be Safe!
Dunmore Place is a safe and confidential home, fully alarmed, where you (and your children) can stay typically not longer than one month.
If you are not sure if you are ready to leave, want to know more about the help that is available, or if you just need to talk, call: 250-632-6070
All our employees observe strict confidentiality guidelines. We provide food and other necessities to residents of Dunmore Place.
You are NOT Alone
1 in 3 BC women are assaulted by their spouse or partner. Abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional, physiological, and/or financial. The purpose of abuse is often to control, dominate, or hurt an intimate partner through a patter of controlling behaviour that can include: