The International Men's March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence.

Creating a Future without Violence

Anova, formerly Women’s Community House and Sexual Assault Centre London, provides safety, services and support to women and women-identified folks in the London and surrounding area who have experienced gender-based violence.  Our services include:  2 high security, emergency shelters, a second stage rent-geared-to-income 24 unit apartment building, a 24 Hour Crisis & Support Line, walk-in crisis support, sexual assault counselling, community outreach, public education, family court support, groups for children exposed to woman abuse, peer support programs, and a social enterprise, Mine101.


Am inclusive world of shared power where everyone lives freely without fear of violence.

Information About the Shelters

Anova provides two accessible, high-security emergency shelters, open 24 hours a day, 7-days a week.   Our 24 Hour Crisis & Support Line is staffed by trained counsellors and volunteers. Walk-in crisis support is also available.

Shelter Locations

101 Wellington Road, London ON  N6C 4M7 450 Clarke Road, London, ON  N5W 6H1 Phone: 519-642-3000 Toll Free: 1-800-265-1576 website:

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