Shelter counsellors available 24 hrs / day Cara Means "A friend"
We Are Here
For You
A safe haven since 1991

Welcome to
Cara Transition House

Cara Transition House is located in Gander, Newfoundland. We provide shelter and security to women and their dependent children who are fleeing family violence.

We are a registered non-profit charity governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and staffed by trained lay counsellors.  All services are free of charge and confidential. 

Province-wide Domestic Violence Helpline.
Call or Text: 1-888-709-7090

Cara Transition House Crisis Line.
Call us Toll Free: 1-877-800-2272.

abusive relationships

Understand The
Types Of Abuse

Get to know and become completely familiar with the types of abuse against women. You should clearly understand what is happening in your relationship.

Do You Think You Are
Being Abused?

Without intervention your situation will likely intensify and worsen.
Help is available.

Call us at: 1-877-800-2272