The Well / La Source

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-594-8861 ; Women's Line 613-594-2843
Fax 613-594-5878
Primary Contact Darlene Carew, Support Services; Phone: 613-594-8861 ext 26; Email:
Alternate Contact Nancy Lamadeleine, Community Liason; Phone: 613-594-8861 ext 88; Email:
Primary Executive Rachel Robinson, Executive Director; Phone: 613-594-8861 ext 25; Email:
Address & Map
154 Somerset St W
Ottawa, ON K2P 0H8
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) A supportive and inclusive community where women gather to connect and build on their strengths * delivers programs that support women in meeting their basic needs, making their life choices and participating in their community 
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 * Christmas program
Hours Mon 8:30 am-1 pm * Tue-Fri 8:30 am-3 pm * Meals Mon-Fri 9 am, 12 noon * Prayer Circle Thu 11 am
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility Women and their children
Application Call for information or drop-in
Languages English ; French
Fees None
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Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1984
Funding City / Town ; Grants - Anglican Diocese of Ottawa ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 108084658 RR0030
Elections The Board of Directors is appointed.
Date Updated 29 Nov 2019
Service Categories Christmas Programs ; Community Meals ; Computer and Related Technology Classes ~ Women ; Drop In Centres for People at Risk ~ Women ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ~ Mothers ; In Person Crisis Intervention ~ Women ; Individual Advocacy ; Personal/Grooming Supplies ; Women's Advocacy Groups ; Women's Centres ; Women's Support Groups

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