Aspen House is a foyer model program designed to provide a safe, supportive environment where female identified youth between the ages of 16-24 can overcome trauma, begin to address the issues that led to homelessness or kept them homeless, and begin to rebuild their support network. Offering long-term housing and comprehensive support in a home-like environment to young women who are at risk of experiencing life on the street. Before entering the program youth may be experiencing considerable housing instability, alongside additional risks such as addictions, trauma, family conflict, violence and exploitation.
Transition house will support you in building the self-confidence and independence needed to live your best life.
Aspen Houses Focuses On
  • Education and Employment 
  • Connection with family and Natural Supports
  • Trauma informed Care
  • Strength based Practices 
  • Collaborative and proactive approach with a focus on prevention
 
We acknowledge that the land that we live and work on, Mi'kma'ki, is the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi'kmaq People. This territory is covered by the “Treaties of Peace and Friendship” which Mi'kmaq and Wolastoqiyik (Maliseet) people first signed with the British Crown in 1725.