IF YOU FEAR FOR YOUR SAFETY CALL 911

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Prairie Harbour Inc. can help! If you are in an abusive relationship there are many services available to you.

Portage La Prairie: 204-239-5233
Toll free: 1-877-977-0007

We offer a SAFE, CARING environment to help you through your time of crisis and beyond.

First Step in Recognizing Abuse

Ten Warning Signs of Domestic Violence

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Frequently Asked Questions


Services We Provide

Residential Services

Sometimes, the level of fear and the degree of violence is escalated and you need to come to a shelter to ensure you and your children’s safety. We try to make you as comfortable as possible and to provide you and your family with the support you need to make new choices to end the violence in your life. Here are some of the services we can provide:

  • Intake & Assessment
  • Referral services
  • Advocacy
  • Safety Planning
  • Case Management
  • Safe Shelter
  • Transportation
  • Basic Life Skills
  • Counselling
  • Domestic Violence Education
  • Protection Orders
  • Criminal Injuries Applications
  • Parenting after Violence
  • Child Assessment

Non-Residential Services

Many people need support but do not need to stay in a shelter in order to take steps to end the violence in their lives. We try to provide services to these families as well as to help friends and neighbours learn how to support a woman in ending the violence she is experiencing. Here are some of the services we can provide:

  • 24 hour Crisis line (1-877-977-0007)
  • Safety planning
  • Crisis counselling
  • Referral
  • 911 Phones
  • Coordinated Case management
  • Information and support to friends and families
  • Healthy Relationships Groups
  • Teen Violence Groups
  • Parenting After Violence Groups
  • Children Exposed to Violence groups
  • Community Education
  • Community Service Coordination


If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship:

  • Talk to a friend, a co-worker, a doctor, or anyone else you trust about the situation.
  • Believe the person who tells you.
  • Always assure Confidentiality.
  • If it is an emergency always call 911.
  • You can call the local Shelter at 204-239-5233 or call Toll Free 1-877-977-0007.

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