Learn about what we do and why we do it

See how we work


Join us for one or more of our fundraising events

Come join the fun


Learn more about our current Board of Directors

Meet our Board

Our mission


The Transition House is an 18 bed, and 2 crib emergency shelter, located in Sydney and is safe haven for women and their children in Cape Breton. In 2016 the shelter has had more than 100 admissions to the house 50 of those were children. The house also had 3944 calls for information and 1036 distress calls. Learn More.


Interested in volunteering with the Transition House Foundation during an event or serving on our board? We would love to hear from you!

Upcoming Events

  1. Girls Night Out
    April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm