Services for women
Maison d’accueil Mutchmore
142 Mutchmore St.
Gatineau, QC J8Y 3T7
Provides assistance to single mothers and other single-parent families in need, helping them gain greater independence, and facilitating their entry into the workforce, or their return to school.
GEFO – Womens Group of Outaouais
115 Sacré-Coeur Blvd., Suite 208
Gatineau, QC J8X 1C5
Works to end the isolation of women by providing support and life-enhancing activities. The organization is not open every day but organizes special activities, usually held at the 115 Sacré-Coeur Boulevard building. GEFO activities include coffee get-togethers, art cafés, talks and workshops.
Le centre Mechtilde
PO Box 79182, Station Galeries de Hull
Gatineau, QC J8Y 6V2
A shelter for women and their children living with domestic and family violence, as well as those who are at risk of becoming homeless. The centre also provides support to former shelter residents, a helpline, and sensitivity training on healthy relationships.
P.O. Box 444
Gatineau, QC J9H 5E7
Serves as a shelter for women and children, providing confidential services to women who are victims of domestic violence and their children.
Women Employment Access
365 Gréber Blvd., Suite 203
Gatineau, QC J8T 5R3
Provides employment assistance to help women in the Outaouais region improve their job skills.
Women’s Clinic of Outaouais
228 St-Joseph Blvd., Suite 201
Gatineau, QC J8Y 3X4
Run by women for women, it offers consultation services, information and referrals all free of charge.
Centre Elizabeth Fry de l’Outaouais
365 Saint-Joseph Blvd., Suite 102
Gatineau, QC J8Y 3Z6
Works in the Outaouais to meet the needs of criminalized woman in this region. Offers them services so they can benefit from alternate solutions to incarceration, specific psychosocial programs and a support network.
16 Bériault St.
Gatineau, QC J8X 1A3
Offers service and support for women, including the enhancement of personal and social skills interventions.
CALAS – Sexual Assault Help Centre
PO Box 1872, Station Hull
Gatineau, QC J8X 3Z1
Provides free and confidential support and assistance to girls and women, who have been sexually assaulted, regardless of ethnicity, sexual orientation or disability.
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