If you require emergency assistance call 911
or the London City Police 519-661-5670


If you are abused, we can help.

Call the 24-Hour Crisis & Support Line
519-642-3000 or 1-800-265-1576


All sites and services can be accessed by calling the business line:

Two 24-Hour Emergency Shelters:
101 Wellington Road, London, Ontario
450 Clarke Road, London, Ontario
Second Stage Housing:

1416 Ernest Avenue, London, Ontario
Sexual Assault Counselling & Business Offices 
255 Horton Street, London, Ontario

Mine 101 – Social Enterprise Used Clothing Store:
All proceeds help our children’s programs.
900 Oxford Street East, London, Ontario

Business Office

Anova: A Future Without Violence
formerly Women’s Community House & Sexual Assault Centre London
255 Horton Street E.
London, Ontario, N6B 1L1

24-Hour Crisis and Support Line:
Toll free: 1-800-265-1576

Non-crisis/Business Inquiries:
Phone: 519-642-3003
Fax: 519-439-9931

Business Office Hours

Monday 9am to 5pm
Tuesday 9am to 5pm
Wednesday 9am to 5pm
Thursday 9am to 5pm
Friday 9am to 5pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

How to Help & Donations

If you would like to contact us for donation information, please contact:

Nikki Marsh
519‑642‑3003 ext. 2253

Registered Charity Name:
Anova: A Future Without Violence
Registered Charity Number:

Accessing Support

Anova does not offer on-line or e-mail counselling.

If you are in crisis or seeking information about leaving an abusive relationship/safety planning, PLEASE CALL:

519-642-3000, or 1-800-265-1576 to speak with a trained volunteer or staff member.

We Can Help

Anova provides services and support for adults and children affected by abuse and sexual violence.

  • Two 24-Hour Emergency Shelters
  • 25-unit Second Stage rent-geared-to-income apartment building for abused women and their children
  • 24-hour Helpline
  • Family Court Support
  • Community Outreach
  • Counseling and Support