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Assaulted Women's Helpline

Service: Training, Resource and Outreach Department, Assaulted Women's Helpline

Contact Information
Office Phone Administration only: 416-364-4144 ; 1-888-364-1210; Office: 416-364-4144; Crisis: 416-863-0511
Toll Free Phone Crisis Support and Shelter Intake: 1-888-364-1210
TTY Phone Crisis Support and Shelter Intake: 1-866-863-7868
Fax 416-364-0563
Website www.awhl.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AssaultedWomensHelpline
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/awhl
Primary Contact Margaret Arnason, Training, Resource and Outreach Coordinator; Phone: 416-364-4144 ext 223; Email: marnason@awhl.org
Alternate Contact Latoya Dwyer, Service Support Coordinator; Phone: 416-364-4144 ext 224; Email: ldwyer@awhl.org
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Free, anonymous and confidential 24-hour telephone and TTY crisis line for women in Ontario who have experienced any form of abuse
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Huong Pham, Executive Director; Phone: 416-364-4144 ext 237; Email: hpham@awhl.org
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Training Programs for the Nonprofit Sector
Training workshops and presentations on issues of violence against women, intervention strategies, legal issues and resources for assaulted women
  • consultation for front line workers and management on working with abused women
  • anti-violence initiatives and cross-cultural perspectives 

Training Programs in the Workplace
Customized training workshops and presentations, and consultation, on issues of violence against women
  • human resources strategies
  • employee assistance programs training
  • working with abused women
  • developing structural supports and changes
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Non-profit sector organizations, and corporate workplaces

Residency Requirements: Ontario
Application Call, email or visit website for information
Languages English; Other - Telephone interpretation in over 200 languages available for access to services; For services in French call Fem'aide toll free 1-877-336-2433 (see separate entry)
Fees Training Programs for the Nonprofit Sector: sliding scale (varies for different services)Training Programs in the Workplace: base rate plus group rates (varies by group size)
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto
Address & Map
Toronto, ON
Canada
 
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Mailing Address Six Points Plaza; Box 40569 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M9B 6K8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Abuse / Assault ; Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Employer Staffing Assistance ; Victims of Abuse Support Programs
Service Categories Human Resources Management Support ~ Domestic Violence Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Domestic Violence Issues ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Prevention

Agency Overview


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