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Timmins and Area Women in Crisis

Sexual Assault Centre


Description
Operates a women's shelter

All in-person services have been suspended; services are being provided remotely -- as at March 17, 2020 and until further notice

Provides a variety of services to women in crisis, including:
  • Sexual Assault Centre
    • Provides individual and group counselling and support to women 16 years of age and older who have or are experiencing any form of sexual violence
  • A Family Court Support Worker
  • A clothing exchange program
  • Transitional Housing Support Program
  • A 24 hour crisis line
  • Crisis counselling for survivors of abuse
  • Advocacy and accompaniment services, information on legal and medical procedures and options
  • Help with Criminal Injuries Compensation, victim impact statements and court preparation
  • Risk Assessment and Safety Planning
  • Assistance with immigration services and with getting financial support
Eligibility
Women 16 years of age and older who have been physically, sexually, financially or emotionally abused and their children

Application Process
Call for assistance or visit website for information
Toll Free
1-877-268-8380 - Sexual Assault Crisis Line
Office
705-268-8381
Crisis
1-855-827-7233 - H.E.R. Place Women's Shelter
Fax
705-268-3332
After Hours Phone
705-268-8380
Web Site
https://www.tawc.ca/contact/
Email
info@tawc.ca
Mailing Address
355 Wilson Ave
Timmins, ON, P4N 2T7
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Julie DeMarchi, Executive Director
Email: julie@tawc.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
Social Media
Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
September 30, 2021
Address
355 Wilson Ave
Timmins, ON, P4N 2T7
  • Located at Wilson Ave in the city of Timmins
  • Closest intersection is at Wilson Ave and Cloutier St S

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Hours of Operation
Mon
0830 - 1630
Tue
0830 - 1630
Wed
0830 - 1630
Thu
0830 - 1630
Fri
0830 - 1630

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Crisis Line: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
Cochrane District