During the Québec Women’s Centres – Week of Action, the Centre des femmes solidaires et engagées is mobilized in support of a post-COVID economic relaunch in Québec that speaks to the needs of women. The COVID-19 pandemic has affected everyone around the world since last spring. However, the crisis has not affected us all equally. … Continue reading Québec Women’s Centres – Week of Action
The CFSE presents its February-March 2021 Program…online! Please click on the button below to download the full program.
The Centre des femmes solidaires et engagées is looking for a full-time (30h/week), permanent social intervention worker. Application deadline: February 15 2021 at 4pm. Download the job offer (available in French) by clicking the button below.
A survey carried out by the Regroupement des maisons pour femmes victimes de violence conjugale along with its 43 member houses confirms the intensification of violence during confinement. Click here to read the article (available in French).
This year’s theme for 12 Days of action campaign against violence against women, from November 25th to December 6th 2020, is: “Let’s put an end to Systemic Violence!”. Months of a pandemic and weeks of quarantine in the Spring of 2020 have brought out violence that we thought was in the past. Other acts of … Continue reading 12 Days of action
There is a little-known measure that exists in Quebec than can better protect victims and survivors of conjugal and intimate partner violence. Find out more.
How to occupy a plurality of positions at the same time in the context of a pandemic. The COVID-19 crisis had revealed a great deal to us in terms of the positioning of women in society. If there is something the crisis has taught us, it is that women hold a multitude of positions all … Continue reading Women & COVID-19
The Centre des femmes solidaires et engagées is now open from Tuesday to Thursday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. We currently offer individual intervention services and support on site, as well as from a distance. For more information concerning our group activities, please contact us by phone at (514) 388-0980 or by email at … Continue reading We Are Now Open!
Raising awareness in our neighborhood on the issue of poverty The aim of the Women and Poverty Project (Enjeux de la pauvreté au féminin) was to sensitize both the Centre’s participants, as well as women living in the Ahuntsic district, on the issue of poverty experienced by women in particular. Food security This project took … Continue reading Women and Poverty
As Quebec prepares for deconfinement, the Initiative Déconfinement Virtuel pour Aînés (DV Aînés) has set up this brand new website for seniors. Click here to find out more: https://www.deconfinementvirtuel.org/ Did you know? June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Listen to this podcast created by the Human Rights Commission to raise awareness of the … Continue reading Caring for our elders