Effective April 8, 2021, the Provincial government has declared a state of emergency and issued a province-wide stay-at-home order.

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Iranian Women's Organization of Ontario

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Message from agency... IWOO will be suspending all classes, programs, and workshops... all volunteers and committee members to refrain from coming to the office until advised otherwise. A staff member will be in the office to answer emails and phone calls.
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-496-9566
Fax 1-866-461-6026
E-Mail info@iwontario.com
Website www.iwontario.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/IranianWomenOrganizationofOntario
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/iranian-women%27s-organization-of-ontario
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/iwontario
Primary Contact Farzaneh Lotfi, Treasurer
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A volunteer-driven, social, and community service-oriented organization

Registered Charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Community Service Partnerships (CSP)
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) COVID19 -- office open to answer emails and phone calls * suspending all classes, programs, and workshops * all volunteers and committee members to refrain from coming to the office

Settlement services for Farsi speakers * support group * counselling * information and referral * English conversation class * seniors program * quarterly women's mobile health clinic, by appointment only * mental health workshop * legal clinic by appointment only, legal education * educational workshops * fitness programs (yoga, zumba) * book club * mentoring program
Hours COVID19 -- no walk-in service Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Farsi speaking people of all ages

Residency Requirements: Ontario
Application Call or drop in to fill out application form
Languages English; Farsi
Fees Many services free * $30 annual membership available
Site Information
Located In Community North York East
Address & Map
1761 Sheppard Ave E
Ground Floor
Toronto, ON
Canada M2J 0A5
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Intersection Don Mills Rd and Sheppard Ave E
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; No parking
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Arts / Culture ; Community Programs ; Disabilities ; Government / Legal ; Health Care ; Newcomers ; Older Adults ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading Community and Recreation Centres ; Community Legal Services ; English as a Second Language ; Home Support ; Home Support Programs ; Legal Education / Information ; Newcomer Settlement Services ; Older Adult Recreation Resources ; Physical Fitness & Exercise ; Programs for Home Support ; Recreation for Older Adults ; Refugees ; Social Clubs ; Social Clubs/Events
Service Categories Adult Mentoring Programs ~ Iranian Community ; Conversation Partners ~ Iranian Community ; General Counselling Services ~ Iranian Community ; General Medical Care ~ Women ; Legal Counselling ~ Iranian Community ; Legal Information Services ~ Iranian Community ; Mobile Health Care ; Newcomer Settlement Services ~ Iranian Community ; Physical Fitness ~ Iranian Community ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Iranian Community ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Older Adults ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Iranian Community ; Women's Centres ~ Iranian Community ; Women's Support Groups ~ Iranian Community

Agency Overview

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