The Awo Taan Healing Lodge

Shield, support, and empower against family violence.

Awo Taan Healing Lodge provides wholistic support and guidance to women and children from all cultures. The shelter consists of 32 beds that operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with emergency counselors on call 24 hours a day.

Women and children can stay at the shelter for a period of up to three weeks.  If required extended stays or alternative options are offered to ensure safety and that no client returns to a violent or abusive environment.

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Awo Taan provides a range of culturally sensitive programs to help our clients, many of whom include Aboriginal women and their family members.   We offer dedicated programs for women, children, parents, and families to address immediate & long-term needs of individuals affected by family violence & all abuse. > Read More

Recent News

Valentine Masquerade Event!

Valentines - MUSIC, MASKS AND MYSTERY! Awo Taan Healing Lodge Society is hosting our inaugural Valentine Masquerade Event February 14th 2015 at Inglewood Community Association. Tickets are now on sale! We invite you to purchase you tickets quickly and join us for a meal, entertainment and fun this Valentine's Day!

The Gift of Giving, Please help those in need this Christmas

The Gift of Giving Program assists families in need by providing presents and financial assistance for each member of a family through buying groceries and small gift items. This small act of kindness gives our clients the dignity they deserve as they shop for themselves. Help Awo Taan Healing Lodge Society bring holiday joy to those in need. Join the Gift of Giving Program today and give all families the opportunity to experience a joyful festive season. See attachment on how to donate.