Our Mission

For more than forty years, Alcove has been helping women turn their lives around and break the cycle of addictions, abuse and mental health distress.

Mission Statement

Through compassion and acceptance, deliver holistic programs in welcoming home-like recovery facilities.



Empower women to heal from addictions and distress.

Core Values

  • Acceptance
    Each woman’s inherent worth and dignity deserve honour and respect.

  • Compassion
    Women who face overwhelming challenges need to be understood, valued, and supported.

  • Empowerment
    Adversity can be overcome through education and by acquiring life skills.

  • Wellness
    True health brings together the body, mind, and spirit.

  • Accountability
    Recovery demands responsibility.

Guiding Principles

Alcove provides safe, long-term, and family-style residential accommodation to women seeking recovery. Alcove ensures the support of professional and compassionate counsellors for the women in their care. Alcove promotes healing and facilitates personal growth by providing a unique program appropriate to the individual needs and strengths of each client. Alcove guides women through the transition into the community to lead productive and rewarding lives.

Alcove has helped me in so many ways that it has brought me to tears. Tears that have helped me to heal my life and bring back that person I was  before my addiction….” Jonelle, Former Client