Add to clipboard  |  Share  |  Email  |  Print      

Organization: Scarborough Women's Centre  
Phone Numbers: 416-439-7111
Fax: 416-439-6999
2100 Ellesmere Rd Ste 245
Toronto, ON
M1H 3B7
Intersection: Markham Rd and Ellesmere Ave
Location: Toronto (Scarborough)
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Accessibility Notes: Building has accessible washroom, an automatic door opener and a lever door handle
Hours: Admin hours Mon-Thu 9am-5pm * Fri 9am-4pm * Workshops in evenings, Sat and some weekday afternoons
Executives: Lynda Kosowan - Executive Director
416-439-7111 ext 1
Public Contacts: Information Referral and Outreach Workker
Service Description: Delivers programs and services to promote positive change for women in a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment. The Centre empowers women to become economically and emotionally independent for future success and to strengthen their local communities, free from violence.

A resource centre for women providing:
  • information and referral
  • educational courses and workshops
  • professional counselling
  • trained volunteer mentors and tutors
  • outreach
Women with Disabilities Outreach Program (Expanding the Reach) - This program helps empower women with disabilities * provides workshops and leadership development opportunities *  Educational workshops include:
Young Women's Outreach Program - Young Women's Outreach Program is for women between the ages of 13 and 19 * Interactive workshops on topics including:

Fees: Free
Application: Self-referral
Eligibility / Target Population: Women 18 years and older, including newcomers who are moving away from abuse, poverty and isolation * special program off-site for women 13-19 years * outreach to women with disabilities and young women
Languages: English
Language Notes: Interpretation is available for those dealing with abuse in counselling through MCIS
Area Served:
See Also: Information and Referral Services
Information Services for Children and Youth
Life Skills for People with Disabilities

This information was last completely updated on May 31, 2018

Suggest an Update

© 2018, Central East Local Health Integration Network