Add to clipboard
 |  Share  |  Email  |  Print     Updated May 16, 2017
Suggest an Update
Organization: South Asian Women's Centre  
Phone Numbers: 416-537-2276
Fax: 416-537-9472
Email: info@sawc.org
Website: www.sawc.org
Address:
800 Lansdowne Ave, Unit 1
Toronto, ON
M6H 4K3
Intersection: Lansdowne Ave and Dupont St
Hours: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Executives: Kripa Sekhar - Executive Director
416-537-2276 ext 222 * ksekhar@sawc.org
Service Description: Multiservice centre

Violence Against Women Program -- counselling and referral for assaulted women, social assistance, crisis intervention, immigration * health education and promotion * wellness support groups for Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi and Tamil women * life skills support group * seniors group for all South Asian women * youth group for girls * homework club for children * first language literacy instruction * job search workshops, employment assistance and counselling * legal clinic -- advice on family law, immigration, custody, child support, abuse * legal education workshops * seasonal tax clinic

Multi-issue services -- information and referral, translation and interpretation, advocacy * Housing Connections (see separate entry) Community Partner -- assistance with housing search and application process * volunteer opportunities

Fees: None
Application: Call for appointment or drop in to fill out application form with copies of all relevant documents
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Focus on South Asian women and their families
Languages: English ; Arabic ; Bengali ; Farsi ; Hindi ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Sinhala ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Tibetan ; Urdu
Area(s) Served:
Durham West, East York, Etobicoke, North York, Scarborough, Scarborough North, Scarborough South, Toronto, York - Toronto  
See Also: Community Legal Clinics
Employment Assistance
English/French as a Second Language (ESL/FSL) Training Programs
Fitness, Recreational and Social Programs for Seniors
Housing Referral and Rights
Immigrant, Newcomer and Refugee Services
Translation and Interpretation Services

This information was last completely updated on May 16, 2017

Suggest an Update

© 2018, Findhelp Information Services