The Well / La Source
|Description and Services|
|Hours||Mon 9 am-1:30 pm * Tue-Fri 9 am-3:30|
|Dates||Year-round * closed statutory holidays|
|Description||A spiritual and justice-based gathering place for women and women with children. A safe, supportive, inclusive environment where women come together to empower each other while nurturing the whole person. |
Drop-in day program for women with their children of all ages * peer, personal and group support * advocacy * outreach * crisis intervention * free light breakfast and nutritious hot lunch * social, recreational and educational programs * personal hygiene products and other practical supports * Internet access * computer training * employment support
Guiding principles :
* Strive to uphold principles of justice, advocacy and solidarity through our ministry and the Women of The Well (WOW) community.
* Stand in mutuality with WOW, working together towards peace, freedom, hope and well being.
* Strive to affirm and foster self-respect and dignity of all women.
* Advocate for the rights of all WOW with the goal of achieving justice.
|Eligibility||Women and their children|
|Application||Call for information or drop-in|
|Languages of Service||English ; French - Resource person: Janet McInnes|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|Office Phone||613-594-8861 ext 27 * Women's Line 613-594-2843|
|After Hours Phone||Answering machine|
|Primary Contact||Kirstie Gray, Program Coodinator; Phone: 613-594-8861 ext 31; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Darlene Carew, Supportive Services Coordinator; Phone: 613-594-8861 ext 26; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Rosy Marhin, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-594-8861 ext 77; Email: email@example.com|
|Primary Executive||Janet McInnes, Executive Director; Phone: 613-594-8861 ext 25; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Name||La Source ; The Well La Source|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Address||154 Somerset St W|
Ottawa, ON K2P 0H8
|Site Location||Basement of St John The Evangelist Church|
|Intersection||Elgin St and Somerset St W|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or OC Bus Schedules|
|Subjects||Advocacy ; Charitable status ; Children ; Computer training ; Computers ; Crisis intervention ; Drop-in centres ; Educational programs ; Employment ; Food action projects ; Free services ; Homeless people ; Nonprofit organizations ; Recreational activities ; Socially isolated adults ; Support groups ; Women ; Youth|
|Resources||Website * computers with Internet access * clothing boutique * emergency food cupboard * shower facilities * laundry facilities|
|Elections||The Board of Directors is appointed.|
|Funding||City / Town ; Grants - Anglican Diocese of Ottawa ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 108084658 RR0030|