Poverty Intervention

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Contact Information
Office Phone 519-631-9800
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-0954
Fax 519-631-6411
E-Mail info@ywcaste.ca
Website www.ywcaste.ca
Primary Contact Donna Rankin, Program Coordinator; Phone: 519-631-9800 ext 236; Email: drankin@ywcaste.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Group of community volunteers and representatives working to reduce poverty by uniting the strengths and passions of people living in St Thomas and Elgin County

Circles - Weekly meetings offering a community of support to build supportive, intentional relationships between people in generational poverty and middle class volunteers * goal is to unite strengths in our community to create life changes for those living in poverty to permanent self-sufficiency and to advocate for changes in the system barriers that keep poverty in place

Getting Ahead - Program for people in poverty * goal is to examine the impact that poverty has on people, families and their communities * structured for adults to reflect on and examine their lives, investigate new information that resonates with them, plan for their future, create ideas for building a prosperous community, and choose a team to help them on their path
Hours Mon-Fri 9am-5pm * call for details
Areas Served Elgin County ; St Thomas
Boundaries St Thomas and Elgin County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or email
Languages English
Fees Free
Agency Information
Established 2010
Funding Donations
Site Information
Site Location St Thomas
Located In Community St Thomas
Address & Map
16 Mary St W
St Thomas, ON N5P 2S3
Intersection Mary St W and Talbot St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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