Description
Description (Service) Assists women with: access to counselling and emotional support programs * applications for community supports such as housing, Ontario Works, ODSP * safety planning and risk assessment 
 
Provides services for clients that are in shelter as well as on an outreach basis.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Dates Year round
Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility Women who have experienced an abusive relationship
Application Call
Languages English ; Translation can be provided
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Perth County
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map 270 Freeland Dr
Stratford, ON N4Z 1G8
Intersection Freeland Dr. and Lorne Ave W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-271-5310
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-8598
Crisis Phone 24 hours 519-271-5550
Fax 519-271-5313
E-Mail transition@optimismplace.com
Website www.optimismplace.com
Primary Contact Joanne Grimes, Program Coordinator, Optimism Place Women's Shelter and Support Services; Phone: ext 18; Email: transition@optimismplace.com
Alternate Contact Brenda Boswell, Outreach Counsellor, Optimism Place Women's Shelter and Support Services; Phone: (Cell) 519-301-5310; Email: transitiondvpp@optimismplace.com
Primary Executive Anne McDonnell, Executive Director, Optimism Place Women's Shelter and Support Services; Phone: ext 12; Email: amcdonnell@optimismplace.com

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