Act to End Violence Against Women

Record Details
Alternate Name ASTEH
Former Name Jewish Women International of Canada (JWIC)
Office Phone 905-695-5372
Toll Free Phone 1-866-333-5942
Fax 905-695-5375
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Primary Contact Penny Krowitz, Executive Director
Primary Executive Penny Krowitz, Executive Director
Funding Private ; Foundation
Description (Service) legal information service for women who have experienced abuse and seeking legal solution * court accompaniment * referral to lawyers * educational workshops on family law issues * Alternative Short Term Emergency Housing (ASTEH) for Jewish women and their children who have experienced abuse * survivor speakers
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Durham Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Jewish GTA resident 18 years of age or older seeking legal remedy for domestic abuse issue only
Application call to book appointment 905-695-5374 * will include telephone screening when booking appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Located In Community Thornhill West
Address & Map
390 Steeles Ave W, Suite 209
Thornhill, ON L4J 6X2
Intersection Yonge St and Steeles Ave W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Crime Victim Accompaniment Services ~ Jewish Community ~ Abused Women ; Domestic Violence Shelters ~ Jewish Community ; Legal Counselling ~ Jewish Community ~ Abused Women


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