Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis


Business Number: 118949429RR0001

About This Charity

Our Mission

Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis is a feminist community-based organization providing services to women and their children on woman abuse and sexual violence.

We believe our services must be inclusive and provide equal treatment for all individuals accessing our services, while being sensitive to the issues of race, gender, age, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status and/or abilities.

About Our Charity

Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis provides support to women who are experiencing physical, emotional, sexual and/or financial abuse. All our services are free of charge. Our services include:

-Marianne's Place (a 28-bed shelter for abused women and their children);

-The Transitional and Housing Support Program (non-residential support for women who have experienced abuse);

-The Sexual Assault Centre (support for women who have experienced sexual assault, childhood sexual abuse, or stalking, also support for friends/family of survivors);

-The Rural Women's Support Program (support throughtout the county of Wellington);

-24-hour Crisis Line (support and information, including access to all above mentioned progams at 519-836-5710 or 1-800- 265-SAFE).

We offer one-to-one counselling, support groups, information and referrals, accompaniment to court/doctor etc., public education and professional trainings, safety planning, and resources.