Optimism Place Women's Shelter and Support Services

Site: Listowel

Service: North Perth Resource Centre

Description (Service) Violence Against Women Resource Centre that offers various support services. Women and children in need of safe and protective housing are welcome to stay at the shelter located in Stratford. Free transportation from North Perth can be arranged by calling the crisis line.
Service Details
Hours Crisis line/shelter available Mon-Sun 24 hours. North Perth office hours by appointment.
Areas Served North Perth
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Abused Women and their children
Application Call crisis line to be referred to outreach services.
Languages English ; Interpretive Services ; 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 N4Z 1G8
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-271-5310
Crisis Phone 1-800 265-8598 or 519-271-5550
E-Mail brenda@optimismplace.com
Website https://www.optimismplace.com/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/OptimismPlaceWomensShelter
Primary Contact Brenda Boswell, Outreach Counsellor; Phone: ext 124; Email: brenda@optimismplace.com
Primary Executive Jasmine Clark, Executive Director; Phone: ext 112; Email: jasmine@optimismplace.com

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