Elspeth Heyworth Centre for Women

Site: Blue Willow Activity Centre

Service: Elspeth Heyworth Centre for Women

Record Details
Alternate Name EHCW
Former Name Women Organizing Now (1992)
Office Phone 905-747-1515
Fax 905-747-1510
E-Mail info@ehcw.ca
Website www.ehcw.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/elspethheyworthcentre/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/explore/tags/elspethheyworthcenterforwomen/
Primary Contact Yougeita Jagdesg, Employment Coordinator; Email: yougeita@ehcw.ca
Alternate Contact Sunder Singh, Executive Director; Email: sunder@ehcw.ca
Established 1992
Funding City / Town - City of Toronto, City of Vaughan ; Regional / Municipal - Regional Municipality of York
Description (Service) Employment programs including resume and cover letter writing, job search training, interview skills and mock interviews

Reduce Abuse and freedom from violence projects * counselling services for families * group sessions and workshops at various locations

Aging at Home recreational, cultural and educational services for seniors * youth summer programs such as recreational activities, leadership development, intergenerational activities for computer skills and gardeningmer recreational programs for youth
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Vaughan
Boundaries Vaughan
Eligibility Newcomers, immigrant and refugee women and their families, seniors and youth
Application Call or walk in
Languages English ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Site Location Entrance at the back of the Centre
Located In Community Woodbridge
Address & Map
133 Fieldstone Dr
Woodbridge, ON L4L 0A1
View Google Map
Intersection Weston Rd and Hwy 7
Mailing Address c/o Sunder Singh 
2350 Finch Ave W, Unit D 
Toronto, ON M9M 2C7
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Barrier free rooms
Service Categories Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Abused Women ; Arts and Crafts Instruction ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Citizenship Application Assistance ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ~ Older Adults ; Cultural Transition Counselling ; Family Class Immigration Programs ; Financial Literacy Training ~ Abused Women ; Food Banks ; General Clothing Provision ; General Recreational Activities/Sports ~ Older Adults ; Immigrant Benefits Assistance ; Immigrant/Refugee Employment Programs ; Interpretation/Translation ~ Health Issues ; Neighbourhood Multipurpose Centres ~ Immigrants/Refugees ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Permanent Resident Cards ; Refugee Claims Legal Assistance ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling
Print Material Brochure and programs' flyers, book: "Violence Against Women All Pervading" by Ajit Jain


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