Description & Services
Public Comments Head Office located in Sudbury; satellites in Elliot Lake, Sault Ste. Marie and Wawa
Description (Service)
  • Operates a counselling centre dedicated to providing services to Francophone women who have experienced any type of violence including sexual, physical, psychological, verbal, economical 
  • Works toward creating a community where women and their children are empowered, respected and valued
Offers an array of services including the following: 
  • Fem'aide, a 24-hour crisis telephone service 
  • Individual counselling 
  • Support groups 
  • Referrals to other community agencies and services 
  • Crisis intervention services 
  • Accompaniment to various appointments and meetings 
  • Public education and awareness campaigns
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Elliot Lake
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
  • Francophone women  
  • Victims and survivors of abuse
Application Call for more information
Languages French ; English -- Staff Communication only; no provision of services in this language
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-461-6120
TTY Phone 1-866-860-7082
Crisis Phone 24-hour Service: 1-877-336-2433
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Alternate Contact Julie Caissy, Counsellor; Email:
Primary Executive Gaetane Pharand, Executive Director, Sudbury; Phone: 705-670-2517 ext 2228; Email:
Located In Community Elliot Lake
Address Elliot Lake
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Mailing Address PO Box 102 
Elliot Lake, ON P5A 2J6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community Social Services; Ministry of the Attorney General