North York Womens Centre

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Description & Services
Description NYWC is a community of diverse women providing programs, resources and support to empower women and effect positive change * programs for women, by women, including:  
 
Women's Empowerment - A skill-based series that builds strengths and personal power to promote self-confidence and success. 
 
Violence Prevention and Support Services - Programs and services for women who have experienced abuse or are at risk of violence. 
 
Healthy Living and Community Building - Wellness programs that support healthy living, promote social interaction and respond to local needs. 
 
System Navigation - Individual peer support, information and referral 
 
Leadership Training - Training and leadership opportunities that build competencies and experience in group leadership. 
 
Collaborations and Hosted Programs - Immigration Law Summary Advice Clinic, University Bridging Program for Women and other jointly-delivered programs that address community needs. 
 
Free on-site childminding and TTC tokens available
Dates January-December
Hours Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 10 am-4 pm 
Program hours: Monday-Thursday 10 am-9 pm.
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; On site programs are wheel-chair accessible. Please call ahead
Languages English
Fees None - All programs are free
Eligibility Women
Application Some programs require an intake meeting 
Pre-registration is required for some programs
Location, Telephone & Internet
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/nywc1
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/_nywc
Location North York
Areas Served Greater Toronto Area
Address & Map
116 Industry St
Toronto, ON M6M 4L8
 
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Major Intersection Weston Rd / Eglinton Ave W
Office Phone 416-781-0479
Fax 416-769-9912
E-Mail info@nywc.org
Website www.nywc.org
Contact Information
Primary Contact Zoryana Panchuk, Coordinator of Group Programs; Email: zoryana@nywc.org
Primary Executive Iris Fabbro, Executive Director; Email: iris@nywc.org
Search Category
Settlement Headings Immigration and Citizenship ; Information and Referral Services ; Legal/Advocacy Services
Subjects Assaulted women ; Family violence ; Information and referral ; Life skills training ; Mental health ; One parent families ; Single mothers ; Support groups ; Telephone support ; Woman abuse ; Women ; Womens health
Other Details
Established 1988
Funding City / Town ; Provincial ; Federal ; Donations ; United Way ; Private ; Foundation ; The North York Women's Centre gratefully acknowledges the support received from the Ontario Women's Directorate, City of Toronto, foundations, corporations and individual donations

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