Timmins and Area Women in Crisis

Site: Timmins - Wilson Ave

Service: Sexual Assault Centre

Description & Services
Public Comments For emergencies, call 9-1-1
Description (Agency) Operates a women's shelter and provides a Sexual Assault Centre
Agency Services
Description (Service) Operates a women's shelter
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
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Crisis Line: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Cochrane District
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-268-8381
Toll Free Phone 1-877-268-8380
After Hours Phone 705-268-8380 
or toll free 1-877-268-8380
Crisis Phone Sexual Assault: 1-877-268-8380 
H.E.R. Place Women's Shelter: 1-855-827-7233
Fax 705-268-3332
E-Mail info@tawc.ca
Website www.tawc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Executive Julie DeMarchi, Executive Director; Email: julie@tawc.ca
Located In Community Timmins
Address 355 Wilson Ave
Timmins, ON P4N 2T7
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Intersection Wilson Ave and Cloutier St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1992
Funding Provincial ; Donations