Guelph-Wellington Women In Crisis

Site: Guelph - Administration Office

Service: Anti-Human Trafficking Program

Contact Information
Alternate Name CV19 ; Guelph Wellington Women In Crisis ; G-W WIC ; GWWIC ; HT1
Office Phone 519-836-1110
TTY Phone 519-836-5710 ; 1-800-265-7233 (1-800-265-SAFE)
Crisis Phone 24-hour Crisis Line 519-836-5710 ; 1-800-265-7233 (1-800-265-SAFE)
Fax 519-836-1979
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Primary Contact Administrative Assistant; Phone: 519-836-1110 ext 0
Description (Site) Near downtown area
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
38 Elizabeth St
Guelph, ON N1E 2X2
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Mailing Address PO Box 1451 
Guelph, ON N1H 6N9
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; free parking
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update: Services and support continue to be provided remotely - by e-mail, one-on-one phone support and video counselling. Visit Social Isolation Supports Online. This situation is being reviewed on an ongoing basis. The Crisis Line and shelter remain open.

Support and counselling for women who have experienced human trafficking and sexual exploitation recently or in the past. Services are free, confidential, and non-judgmental. No ID required.

* immediate telephone support and information through 24-hour Crisis Line
* individual / group counselling and support
* accompaniment to hospital / police / court
* advocacy / court preparation / community referrals
* assistance with criminal injury compensation / victim impact statements
* sexual harassment support / accompaniment
* risk assessments and safety planning
* information on and support through legal / medical / immigration processes and options
* information on sexual assault / sexual harassment / childhood sexual abuse / incest / stalking
* housing or emergency shelter support
* substance use community supports
* support for family / friends of sexually violated survivors
* facilitated culturally appropriate connections
* public education, training, targeted outreach
* client library and resource materials

**Provides a trauma-informed, harm reduction, intersectional approach and response to crisis, working from an anti-racism, anti-oppression framework
**Additional e-mail address:
Hours Office hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Crisis Line support Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Provides support and services to those who have experienced, are experiencing, or are at risk of experiencing human trafficking or exploitation. Trans* and non-binary affirming space that supports girls and women.
Application Call for assistance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Funding Provincial
Service Categories Crime Victim Accompaniment Services ~ Victims of Human Trafficking ; Human Trafficking Counselling ; Human Trafficking Hotlines ; Human Trafficking Prevention ; Human Trafficking Shelters ; Individual Advocacy ~ Victims of Human Trafficking ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Victims of Human Trafficking ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Human Trafficking Issues