International Women’s Day – List of Resources for Women Looking for Help

International Women’s Day is a day to recognize women for their achievements and accomplishments, as well as an opportunity to focus attention on areas requiring further action. As such, we have put together a list of resources for women looking for help.

Info-Santé / Info-Social (Tele-Health Line 24/7): 8-1-1
S.O.S. Conjugal Violence: 1 800-363-9010
Abused Women’s Helpline (L’Entourelle): 819 683-2709

Conseil du Statut de la Femme
Regional Office in the Outaouais
170 Hotel de Ville, Suite 7.300
Gatineau (Hull), QC  J8X 4C2
819 772-3022

SHELTERS FOR WOMEN

Shelters for abused women and their children to receive lodging and assistance.

Autre Chez-Soi
Gatineau (Aylmer), QC
819 685-0006

Haltes-Femmes Hautes-Gatineau
Maniwaki, QC
819.449.8520

L’Entour Elle
Fort-Coulonge, QC
819 683-2709

Maison d’Hébergement pour Elles des Deux Vallées
Gatineau (Buckingham), QC
819 986-8286

Maison Libère-Elles
Chelsea, QC
819 827-4044

Maison Unies-Vers-Femmes
Gatineau, QC
819 568-4710

Le Centre Mechtilde 
Gatineau (Hull), QC
819 777-2952

SUPPORT GROUPS FOR WOMEN

These groups offer a wide range of activities and may also offer some counselling.

Centre Actu-Elle 
Gatineau (Buckingham), QC
819 986-9713

C.A.L.A.S. (24hrs) Sexual Abuse
Gatineau (Hull), QC
E-mail: calas@naf.ca
819 771-1773 or 819 771-6233

Clinique des Femmes de l’Outaouais
(Family planning and pregnancy counselling)
Gatineau (Hull), QC
819 778-2055

Espoir Rosalie (for young pregnant mothers)
Gatineau, QC
819 243-7663

Groupe Entre-Femmes de l’Outaouais
Gatineau (Hull), QC
Tel: 819.776.3694; Fax: 819.776.1544

La Lèche (for breastfeeding mothers)

Table de Concertation sur la Faim et le Développement Social de l’Outaouais (List of Collective Kitchens in the Outaouais)