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Organization: Oasis Centre des femmes  
Phone Numbers: Toronto 416-591-6565 ; Brampton 905-454-3332
Fax: Toronto 416-591-7525 ; Brampton 905-454-9437
Wood St
465 Yonge St, Box 73022
Toronto, ON
M4Y 2W5
Hours: Mon-Fri 9-5 * some evening and weekend activities
Executives: Dada Gasirabo - Executive Director
416-591-6565 ext 223 *
Public Contacts: Edwige Ngom
416-591-6565 ext 239 *
Cindy Metcalfe - Program Manager
416-591-6565 ext 263 *
Service Description: Abuse issues, sexual assault and incest services -- individual counselling * support and accompaniment * transitional support

Awareness and prevention of violence against women -- school and community workshops

Community programs -- for all francophone women * computer courses * sexual assault prevention in primary and secondary schools * prevention within the community * volunteer opportunities

Services for newcomer, immigrant and refugee women -- range of support services for French-speaking immigrant and refugee women * accompaniment * Action Femmes -- social and education group for newly arrived refugee and immigrant women who are feeling isolated

Transitional and Housing Support program -- assistance in finding housing

ÉLAN program -- employment preparation for all francophone women in search of employment * computer courses * self-employment and entrepreneurship

Family Court Support Worker Program -- information on the family court process * assistance in documenting the history of abuse for family court proceedings * referral to specialized services and supports in the community * safety planning * court accompaniment to proceedings when appropriate

Peel Office -- Phone 905-454-3332 ; Fax 905-454-9437 ; Mailing Address Centennial postal outlet, Box 74011, 227 Vodden St East, Brampton L6V 4J4

Fees: Services are free
Application: By appointment
Eligibility / Target Population: French-speaking women 16 years and older, who are victims or survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, incest or other forms of violence * women who are recent immigrants or refugees or who are in search of employment

Family Court Support Worker Program -- victims of domestic violence involved in the family court process
Languages: French * French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act
Area Served:
Bolton Caledon, Bramalea, Brampton, Burlington, Dufferin, Durham North East, Durham West, East York, Etobicoke, Halton Hills, Milton, North Etobicoke, Malton, West Woodbridge, North West Mississauga, North York, Oakville, Scarborough, Scarborough North, Scarborough South, South Etobicoke, South West Mississauga, Toronto, Wellington, York - Toronto, York Region  
See Also: Courts and Court Assistance
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Employment Assistance
Ethnocultural Groups
Housing Referral and Rights
Immigrant, Newcomer and Refugee Services
Victim Services

This information was last completely updated on September 4, 2018

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