Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone Office: 519-376-0755 
Shelter/Crisis Help Line: 519-371-1600 
Text line: 226-974-0755
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-3722
Fax 519-376-3026
Website www.thewomenscentre.org
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Located In Community Owen Sound
Address Administrative Office
2048A 9th Ave E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 3H2
 
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Contact Information
Primary Contact Heather Sheldrick, Executive Director; Phone: 519-376-0755 ext 200; Email: heathers@thewomenscentre.org
Primary Executive Debbie McKague, Board Chair
Alternate Executive Barber Natalie, Board Vice-Chair
Description & Services
Description (Service) Violence Against Women Services: 
     
  • Crisis Lines: Crisis telephone lines, and text line remains available 24/7
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  • Emergency Shelter: During the COVID-19 pandemic, the 24/7 emergency shelter services remain open for women and children fleeing partner abuse  
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  • Housing: The Transitional Housing Worker continues to support clients to find long term housing
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  • Counselling: Supportive Counselling services are available virtually to shelter clients
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  • Second Stage Residential Housing Program: This service remains available to families
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  • Clinical Counselling:  Support is now available to shelter and outreach clients
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  • Child and Youth Programs: These are available to shelter and second stage clients
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  • Outreach Services: Workshops, and Educational Groups  are available weekly
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  • Family Court Support: Clients who separate from their partners are assisted with the family court process  
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Hours Shelter/ Crisis Line: Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Outreach Services: Mon – Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Women and children experiencing abuse
Application To access services, assessments are completed over the phone.

Crisis support available by phone and text.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Other Details
Established Feb 1982
Elections Jun
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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