Optimism Place Women's Shelter and Support Services

Site: Listowel

Service: North Perth Resource Centre

Description (Service) Violence Against Women Resource Centre * offers various support services * Women and children in need of safe and protective housing are welcome to stay at the Stratford-based shelter for up to 8 weeks or more * free transportation from North Perth can be arranged
Service Details
Hours Crisis line/shelter available Mon-Sun 24 hours * office hours by appointment
Dates Year round
Areas Served North Perth
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Abused Women and their children
Application Call crisis line/shelter for initial contact to be referred to appropriate service
Languages English ; An interpreter will be brought in as required.
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Listowel
Address & Map
145 Argyle Ave N
Listowel, ON
Intersection Argyle Ave N and Main St W
Mailing Address c/o Optimism Place 
270 Freeland Dr 
Stratford, On
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Crisis Phone Shelter: 1-800 265-8598 or 519-271-5550
E-Mail transitiondvpp@optimismplace.com
Website www.optimismplace.com
Primary Contact Brenda Boswell, Healthy Relationship and Outreach Worker; Phone: ext 24
Primary Executive Jasmine Clarke, Executive Director, Optimism Place; Phone: 519-271-5310 ext 12

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