Contact Information
Office Phone Intake and information 905-825-3622
Toll Free Phone 1-877-268-8416
TTY Phone Schedule an appointment by texting to 905-691-4873 * text will be answered Mon-Fri between 9 am and 4:30 pm
Crisis Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-875-1555
E-Mail savis@savisofhalton.org
Website www.savisofhalton.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/savisofhalton
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/SAVISHalton
Primary Contact Administrative Coordinator
Volunteer Coordinator Phone: 905-825-3622 ext 223; Email: volunteercoordinator@savisofhalton.org
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
South Oakville Centre (formerly Hopedale Mall)
1515 Rebecca St, Ste 227
Oakville, ON L6L 5G8
 
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Intersection Third Line and Rebecca St
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name SAVIS
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A registered charity that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for female-identified, male-identified and gender fluid survivors of violence, as well as support people of survivors.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1989
Primary Executive Alma Arguello, Executive Director; Phone: 905-825-3622 ext 24; Email: executivedirector@savisofhalton.org
Funding Regional / Municipal - Region of Halton ; Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General ; Donations ; United Way - Milton, Oakville, Burlington ; Foundation - Canadian Women's Foundation; Canadian Women's Foundation
Elections AGM June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Services include: 
* 24-hour crisis line  
* free individual counselling for ages 14 and up 
* support services for friends and family members 
* advocacy, support and accompaniment to Nina's Place, the police station and court 
 
Public Education  
* customized public education workshops are available for elementary and high school students, community members and agencies in Halton 
* SAVIS is home to the Male Ally Network (MAN), which is composed of a network of men (14+) who are committed to ending violence against women and children 
 
* the Oakville location is one of 5 SAVIS offices that are located in Halton 
* other locations include Milton , Burlington, Acton and Georgetown  
* call the main intake and information number at 905-825-3622 to arrange an appointment at this location 
 
* SAVIS is a member agency of Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario
Hours Office Mon, Tue ,Thu, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * bi-weekly evening hours on Tue 9 am-8 pm * Wed 9 am-8 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) and up 
 
SAVIS is committed to ending violence within our community and offers support to all survivors of violence.
Application * call the intake and information number at 905-825-3622 to arrange an appointment
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - when requested
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult Sexual Assault Prevention ; Crime Victim Accompaniment Services ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Men ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Transsexual/Transgender Individuals ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Women ; Sexual Assault Hotlines ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Safety Issues ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Sexual Assault Issues ; Women's Advocacy Groups ~ Sexual Assault Issues
Other Details
Resources brochures; references to other community agencies if required

Agency Overview


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