Accessibility

Nipissing Transition House is wheelchair accessible and equipped to provide shelter to women with most disabilities. Service animals and support persons are permitted in the shelter. Please contact the shelter directly at 705-476-2429 to discuss any needed accommodations.

Nipissing Transition House is equipped with a TTY for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. The phone number for this service is 705-476-9503. As well, the shelter’s fire alarm system is equipped with flashing lights to assist in providing safety to deaf or hard of hearing person’s using our services.

The Nipissing Transition House website is speech-enabled using BrowseAloud, free software for people who have difficulty reading online, persons with a visual or learning disability or persons for whom English is a second language. The user is required to have BrowseAloud on their computer in order to use this software which can be downloaded from the BrowseAloud website. With BrowseAloud on your computer, click on the “BrowseAloud” icon on the NTH website to have NTH documents read to you.

Click on the print enlarger icons to read the documents in a larger font size.