Welcome to ONTEH!

The Okanagan Nation Transition Emergency House (ONTEH) is a non-profit organization committed to providing temporary shelter to all women and children experiencing domestic violence.

Within our safe, confidential environment, we offer a variety of services that encourages empowerment and restores family unity.

We provide:

  • Safe and secure shelter
  • Meals and laundry¬†facilities
  • Referrals – counselling services, drug and alcohol, housing
  • Transportation
  • Safety planning
  • Advocacy
  • Accompaniment to appointments
  • Immediate support

If you or someone you know is in need of assistance, please contact us by telephone at:


or toll-free at