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1st Stop Woodlawn

Location: Toronto, Ontario
Serving: Toronto

Mission/General Description:

1st Stop Woodlawn is a unique community of women from diverse backgrounds, sharing experiences in a safe and secure enviroment. 1st Stop Woodlawn provide specialized shelter for young women, 16-25, as well as emergency shelter for mature women of all ages. They also provide second stage housing for women who require additional support in times of transition in their lives, and long term accommodation is available for women seeking the stability of a room of their own.


Organization Type: Non profit

Types of Activities: Shelter provision

Setting: Urban

Scope: Local

Offers Services In: English

Principal Clients: Women, Youth


Mailing Address: 1st Stop Woodlawn
Box 713, Station P, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2Y4

Contact Person: Joan White, Manager



Web site:

Additional Information

Founded: 1977, Toronto

No. of Full-Time Staff: 18+

Types of Funding: United Way, Government of Canada, City of Toronto, Province of Ontario, corporate partners, donations from people

This listing was last updated on: April 5, 2006

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