In 2019, the Women’s Centre provided direct assistance with basic needs 18,422 times.
Below is a list of free services we offer to women.
Peer support is trust-based, support from trained volunteers that women provide to each other. Our peer support is:
- delivered on a one-to-one basis
Peer support is available to women who need:
- basic needs support
- information about community resources
- direction based on a question or concern
- someone to listen
Community Drop-in Space
The Women’s Centre is a safe place for women to walk in, connect with other women and build community. Our space offers:
- a sitting area
- free coffee and snacks
- an events board with information about Women’s Centre and community events
Personal Care Items
When resources allow, we provide women with access to food and personal care items such as:
- body wash
- pregnancy test kits
Computers & Equipment
Women have free access to:
- computers with Internet
- a photocopier
- a fax machine
We also take telephone messages for women and offer free computer workshops, or support.