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Launch

The Centre des femmes solidaires et engagées will be closed tomorrow for the pamphlet launch on Intimate Partner Violence beginning at 5:30pm and will re-open on Monday November 27th at 8:30am. Please note that there are only a few spots left for tomorrow’s event. Contact us at (514) 388-0980 or info@cfse.ca to reserve yours! For … Continue reading Launch

Government of Canada Eliminates Conditional Permanent Residence for Spouses and Partners

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 Government of Canada Eliminates Conditional Permanent Residence for Spouses and Partners

The CFSE supports this open letter by l’R des centres de femmes : “Le meurtre d’une femme n’est pas un drame familial”

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 The CFSE supports this open letter by l’R des centres de femmes : “Le meurtre d’une femme n’est pas un drame familial”

Happy Easter from the Centre

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!  

Collection for Auberge Transition and CFSE

Throughout the month of May, CFSE will organize a collection of socks, undergarments and personal hygiene products for women and children for Auberge Transition, as well as non-perishable items for women in need at our centre. Please donate generously! Contact the Centre at (514) 388-0980

Registration Day

Come register to our Winter-Spring activities on Thursday, February 23rd from 2pm-4pm and 6pm-8pm! We offer many activities during the day (and evenings!) in French, English and Italian: Sugar shack (“cabane à sucre”) for International Women’s Day, computer classes, self esteem and budget workshops, collective actions, etc. Some activities do not require registration: Conferences/workshops on Tuesday … Continue reading Registration Day

Open House

Hello! The Centre’s staff and Board of Directors cordially invite you to our Open House on Thursday, February 2nd from 1pm to 8pm. The theme of the day: the beach! Come warm up at the Centre, pick up a program and discover our new activities during the day and at night this Winter-Spring. Cool drinks and … Continue reading Open House