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Guelph Resource Centre for Gender Empowerment and Diversity

Contact Information
Alternate Name Feminist Centre ; GRCGED ; U of G ; University of Guelph ; UofG ; WRC
Former Name Womens Resource Centre
Office Phone 519-824-4120 ext 58559
Primary Contact Lori Guest, Volunteer and Resources Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Lidia Fourcans, Organizational and Outreach Coordinator; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Lori Guest
Site Location Guelph-University of Guelph
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
University of Guelph, University Centre, Rm 107
50 Stone Rd E
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1
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Intersection Gordon St and Stone Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking - Accessible, Entrance - Accessible ; Library materials can be made in alternate formats ; accessible technology on some computers ; washrooms with varying degrees of accessibility
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Feminist group and community space dedicated to promoting diversity and equity through education, advocacy, activism, resource provision, skill-building, outreach and community-building on campus and in the region.
Description (Service) Volunteer-driven, collective-based resource centre open to all genders but prioritizing people who identify as women, transgender and genderqueer people. Addresses and advocates for anti-oppression issues within a feminist framework through: 
* resource library available for browsing and sign-out 
* peer support and referrals to other services  
* volunteer training and experience 
* educational events and workshops 
* private space to relax, do work, access support, breastfeed
Hours Mon-Thu 11 am-5 pm 
Other times by appointment - hours subject to change
Areas Served Guelph
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit the website for information. Volunteer intake form may be filled in at Volunteer
Languages English ; Spanish
Fees Membership - optional membership fee of $2.85 per semester for community members ; Program - fees for selected events
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1983
Funding Grants ; Donations ; Fees - student levy
Resources Materials offered in other formats if requested (braille, audio, large font)
Service Categories Meeting Space ; Special Libraries ~ Women's Issues ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Feminist Organizational Perspective ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues ; Talklines/Warmlines ~ Women ; Women's Advocacy Groups