May I bring my pets with me to the shelter?
For hygiene, health and security reasons, unfortunately your pets cannot stay with you at the shelter .
How long can I stay at La Passerelle?
Depending on your needs, the maximum duration of your stay can be three months.
C.P. 115 Vaudreuil-Dorion QC J7V 5W1 Canada
Administration telephone (450) 424-6077
Administration fax (450) 424-1371
Emergency telephone 450-424-6010
Emergency fax (450) 424-8095
I am 14 years old. Can I meet a counsellor without telling my parents?
Your parents' consent is not required to benefit from our confidential services if you are 14 years of age and over.
Are services available if I stay in my home?
Yes, external and youth services are available. However, for security reasons, the meetings will not be held in your home.
Can my friends and family visit during my stay at La Passerelle?
To ensure your security and that of the other women staying at the shelter, visits are not permitted. However, you can visit them at another location providing it respects the confidentiality of the shelter's location.
How much does it cost?
All services offered by La Passerelle are free of charge.
Who can stay at La Passerelle?
All women over the age of 18. with or without children and who are in a situation of domestic violence can stay at La Passerelle.
Are the calls confidential?
Yes, all calls are confidential.
Will I be able to continue working if I am staying at the shelter?
You have the right to go out and maintain your daily activities when you are residing at the shelter. A protection plan will be discussed to ensure your safety when you are out.