Description (Service) COVID19 Office is closed to the public. Services offered by phone, text or email.  
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 COVID19 By appointment only 
Regular 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 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 the Peterborough Transit 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 Executive Kim Dolan, Executive Director; Phone: ext 112; Email:

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