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Maison d'amitié

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Contact Information
Office Phone Administration 613-747-9136
Toll Free Phone Fem'aide 1-877-336-2433
After Hours Phone 613-744-7789, 613-747-0020
Crisis Phone Collect calls accepted 613-744-7789, 613-747-0020
Fax 613-747-0147, 613-741-7231
Volunteer Coordinator Johanne Vérot, Volunteer and Activity Coordinator; Phone: 613-747-9136 ext 215; Email:
Primary Executive Francine Groulx, Executive Director; Phone: 613-747-9136 ext 314; Email:
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
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Mailing Address c/o Maison d'amitié 
40 Cobourg St 
Ottawa, ON K1N 8Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Francophone shelter for women victims of violence and their children. * two sites can accommodate single women and families. 
Emergency and temporary housing * crisis helpline * services for women and for children * transitional assistance * intervention services to counter sexual violence * support and services for sexual assault victims * Fem’aide: francophone support helpline
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Women 16 years and older, who are experiencing any type of abuse within a relationship, and their children
Application Call for admission in case of immediate risk to safety; callers will be referred to appropriate services
Languages French ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act
Fees None
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Other Details
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established March 29, 1976
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services * Ministry of the Attorney General ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119028447 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Date Updated 23 Oct 2019
Service Categories Domestic Violence Hotlines ~ Women ; Domestic Violence Shelters ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Francophone Community ~ Women

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