Oasis Centre des femmes

Description (Service) Abuse issues, sexual assault and incest services -- individual counselling * support and accompaniment * transitional support

Awareness and prevention of violence against women -- school and community workshops

Community programs -- for all francophone women * computer courses * sexual assault prevention in primary and secondary schools * prevention within the community * volunteer opportunities

Services for newcomer, immigrant and refugee women -- range of support services for French-speaking immigrant and refugee women * accompaniment * Action Femmes -- social and education group for newly arrived refugee and immigrant women who are feeling isolated

Transitional and Housing Support program -- assistance in finding housing

√ČLAN program -- employment preparation for all francophone women in search of employment * computer courses * self-employment and entrepreneurship

Family Court Support Worker Program -- information on the family court process * assistance in documenting the history of abuse for family court proceedings * referral to specialized services and supports in the community * safety planning * court accompaniment to proceedings when appropriate
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * some evening and weekend activities
Areas Served Durham Region ; Halton Region ; Peel Region ; Toronto ; York Region
Boundaries Greater Toronto Area, Peel Region, Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up French-speaking women 16 years and older, who are victims or survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, incest or other forms of violence * women who are recent immigrants or refugees or who are in search of employment

Family Court Support Worker Program -- victims of domestic violence involved in the family court process
Application By appointment
Languages French ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Mailing Address Box 73022 
Wood St 
465 Yonge St 
Toronto, ON M4Y 2W5
Physical Access Easy access to elevator ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-591-6565
TTY Phone 1-866-860-7082
Crisis Phone Crisis Line Mon-Sun 24 hrs 1-877-336-2433
Fax 416-591-7525
E-Mail services@oasisfemmes.org
Website www.oasisfemmes.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: facebook.com/oasisfemmes?ref=ts&fref=ts
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/OasisFemmes
Primary Contact Edwige Ngom; Phone: 416-591-6565 ext 239; Email: edwigen@oasisfemmes.org
Alternate Contact Cindy Metcalfe, Program Manager; Phone: 416-591-6565 ext 263; Email: cindym@oasisfemmes.org
Primary Executive Dada Gasirabo, Executive Director; Phone: 416-591-6565 ext 223; Email: dadag@oasisfemmes.org