Sometimes asking for help is the bravest move you can make
We support women, children and individuals from marginalized communities who are struggling with poverty after fleeing human trafficking and other gender based violence including: intimate partner/domestic violence, sexual assault, and physical/emotional abuse.
Please have your case manager/crisis worker/police officer fill out the pre-intake form below and we will be in touch with you within 5 days.If you are in crisis and require immediate assistance, please call 911. Please note:We CANNOT accept referrals made by family or friends and as of Sept 2022 we no longer accept self-referrals. The person in need MUST contact us through a case manager/crisis worker/police officer or community organization.
Thank you for your referral
What your client can expect after you submit a pre-intake form on their behalf:
We will contact your client by phone or email within 5 business days to set up an intake
The intake process will take approximately 10-20 minutes
If after 3 attempts, we cannot reach your client, we will notify you by email if you have selected this option on the pre-intake form
If we cannot directly help your client ourselves, we will make every effort to provide them with additional referral resources
Download our current referral process for your files:
REGISTERED CANADIAN CHARITY #73364 3670 RR0001 The 482 Collective is a registered Canadian charity operating with full transparency in accordance with canada.ca/charities-giving. We issue tax receipts for minimum donations of $25 CAD after fees.