Overview

Should you need help in person, we are located two blocks east of Atwater Avenue above Saint Catherine Street, near the Atwater metro and close to the following bus stops: 15, 57, 63, 90, 104, 108, 138, 144 and 150.  We are open seven days a week from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM, except for statutory holidays. Upon your arrival, you will be greeted by an intake worker at the front desk.  Should you wish information or a referral by phone, an intake worker may be reached at 514 937-2341, ext “0”.

Our drop-in program, in a home-like setting, receives up to 100 women per day.  To the best of our ability, we try to provide an environment that is safe, and is inclusive, confidential, respectful, supportive, and helpful. We are a welcome relief to those who suffer from loneliness, isolation and depression and we assist women who struggle with financial insecurity, homelessness, mental illness, addictions, and/or other adversities. Our services and programs include: breakfast and lunch; access to showers and hygienic products; emergency food bags; 6 respite beds; telephone information and referral assistance; a financial management program; an Inuit assistance program; an Aboriginal housing program; health and mental health services; legal services; as well as educational and socio-recreational programs.

Our montly schedule is available on our home page and in person. Special activities, such as haircuts, doctor appointments or outside activities, require a reservation.