43 years of promoting the safety of women, children, and youth in the Alberni Valley.

Coldest Night of the Year Update

Port Alberni Coldest Night of the year 2024

It's time to get ready! for Port Alberni's Coldest Night of the Year 2024!

Registration is open for Teams and Individulas

Step into compassion and warmth by joining Port Alberni’s 2024 Coldest Night of the Year walk! Whether you’re an individual walker or want to rally a team, your participation supports Sage Haven Society’s vital housing programs and drop-in center.

Be part of this meaningful event on February 24, 2024, in Port Alberni, BC, where each step makes a difference. Register now to take part in this heartwarming community initiative. 

To learn more and sign up, visit our registration page here. Lace up your walking shoes and join us in making a positive impact on our community!

Thank you to our 2024 CNOY Lead Sponsor

Sage Haven Society Alberni Sponsor logo Coulsons Group

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Sage Haven Society (formally ACAWS) offers transitional housing and support services to women and their children In Port Alberni, B.C. who face intimate partner violence.

The Transition House is open 24/7 for women who are experiencing domestic abuse and their children. Call 250-724-2223 or text 250-206-1011.

We are offering all our counselling and support services by phone and in person. Please call 250-724-7111 or email office@sagehavensociety.org.

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