Virtual Women's Lounge
To keep everyone safe, the Women's Lounge will remain closed. With our new virtual drop-in spaces, we aim to replicate as best as possible the safe and supportive space of the Women's Lounge. It also presents the opportunity to facilitate connection and community during this time of increased isolation. Learn more....
Tech-Savvy Empowered
Older Women Program
In the time when older women are experiencing total isolation, our team set out to support over 40 senior women with access to tablets, internet, and digital literacy lessons. Our goal is to ensure older women remain connected to their loved ones and services while the quarantine restrictions remain in place.
by Sana Najafi
I'm a firm believer that everything happens for a reason. It was March 2020 (pre-pandemic) and I had lined up a summer internship. However, in the matter of a couple of weeks, the world as we know it changed drastically. Many people lost their jobs or had to cancel exciting summer plans. Students were of course, no exception. My internship got cancelled, and I felt defeated. I spent the next few months seeking a new summer position. Every time I came close to ... Read more
We Are Providing Support Virtually
While out premises (116 Industry Street) is closed due to pandemic restriction and an unfortunate flooding incident, we are still working hard to create a supportive community.

Hence, we have transitioned our programs online. We are beyond excited to announce we will be re-launching our Women Empowerment Series virtually this October. Check your email for more information coming soon and contact if you are interested.

Our physical office may be closed but we are still here. All staff is working remotely and available to provide support. Reach out to us to connect by telephone (416-781-0479), email (, text or video.