• Annual General Assembly 30 May 2017 - This year’s Annual General Assembly will take place on Saturday June 10th from 10am to 1pm at the Centre des femmes solidaires et engagées (1586 Fleury est #100). We will present our accomplishments of the year and our Plan of Action for 2017-2018. Testimonies, comments and questions are welcome! Come in large numbers! Please note Continue reading
  • Government of Canada Eliminates Conditional Permanent Residence for Spouses and Partners 4 May 2017 - News Release From Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada April 28, 2017—Ottawa, ON – To uphold its commitment to family reunification and to support gender equality, the Government of Canada has removed the condition that applied to some sponsored spouses or partners of Canadian citizens and permanent residents to live with their sponsor for two years Continue reading
  • The CFSE supports this open letter by l’R des centres de femmes : “Le meurtre d’une femme n’est pas un drame familial” 25 April 2017 - The CFSE continues its struggle to end violence against women. The Centre offers active listening, support, reference and accompaniment services to women who are currently experiencing or have experienced a situation of violence. If you or anyone you know could benefit from one of our services, please do not hesitate to contact us (via telephone Continue reading
  • Happy Easter from the Centre 13 April 2017 - The CFSE team would like to wish you a Happy Easter! Please note that the Centre will be closed on Monday, April 17th and will resume its activities on Tuesday, April 18th at 8:30 am. Have a nice long weekend and we look forward to seeing you very soon!  

Next events

Atelier de conversation en anglais/Atelier di conversazione in inglese/English Conversation Workshop
Nov 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

L’atelier s’adresse aux femmes qui souhaitent pratiquer la conversation en anglais. Du 10 octobre au 21 novembre de 10h à 12h.

Gratuit. Inscriptions obligatoires.


L’atelier s’indirizza alle donne che desiderano praticare la conversazione. Dal 10 ottobre al 21 novembre, dalle ore 10:00 alle ore  12:00.

Gratuito. Le iscrizioni sono obbligatorie.


This workshop was created for women who wish to practice their English speaking skills. October 10 to November 21st from 10 am to 12 pm.

Free. Mandatory registration. 

Dîners avec l’équipe/Lunch with Staff/A Pranzo con lo Staff
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Apportez votre lunch. Un petit rafraîchissement sera offert par le centre. Gratuit.

Bring your lunch. A small refreshment offered by the centre. Free.

Portate il vostro ‘lunch’. Un piccolo rinfresco sarà offerto dal centro. Gratuito.


Coffee, Chit Chat & Time For Me! (English)
Nov 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Open discussion group in English. Free.

What topics interest you? What social justice causes are you passionate about? Let’s discover how to create positive change together!

Initiation à l’informatique: Niveau 1 (français)
Nov 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Huit sessions, du 11 octobre au 29 novembre de 10h à 12h.

  • Apprendre à faire de la recherche d’informations sur internet.
  • Visiter des sites qui vous intéressent.


Inscriptions obligatoires. Gratuit pour membres du centre. Places limitées.

Devenez membre du Centre dès aujourd’hui! Informations: (514) 388-0980.

Initiation à l’informatique: Niveau 2 (français)
Nov 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Huit sessions, du 11 octobre au 29 novembre de 13h à 15h.

  • Apprendre à personnaliser votre ordinateur et à gérer de façon plus complexe vos dossiers et fichiers.
  • Découvrez le vaste monde de la recherche et de la navigation internet.

Inscriptions obligatoires. Places limitées. Gratuit pour membres du centre.

 Devenez membre du Centre dès aujourd’hui! Informations: (514) 388-0980.


Autumn Program 2017

métro Sauvé, bus 140 East or bus 41 East
Plan your trip with STM.
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday 8:30am to 12:00pm and from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. Please note: The centre will be closed on Mondays from 9:00am to 12:00pm for staff meetings.

Our partners

The CFSE is funded by Centraide


The CFSE is funded by PSOC