Description (Service) START offers coordinated service access under one roof for women who have experienced abuse or violence. Services include: 
* safety planning 
* nurse assessment 
* medical information 
* family court support 
* admission to safe shelter 
* information about making a police report 
* supportive counselling 
* Children's Aid support/advice 
* applying for social assistance....and more
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon 9 am-4:30 pm * Walk-ins: Mon 9:30 am-3 pm, or call for an appointment
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Application Walk in or call for appointment
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - provided free for in-office appointments.
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location YWCA offices are located beside Greyhound Bus Terminal
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
216 Simcoe St
Peterborough, ON K9H 2H7
Intersection Aylmer St and Simcoe St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-743-3526
Crisis Phone 1-800-461-7656
Fax 705-745-4654
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Primary Contact Jen Martin, START Coordinator; Email:
Primary Executive Kim Dolan, Executive Director; Phone: ext 112; Email:

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