Women's Own Resource Centre

Site: Women's Own Resource Centre

Service: Rural Outreach Program Endeavor (ROPE)

Description (Service) Outreach programs support women in gaining economic independence * Workshops offered in North, Central and South Almaguin Highlands (East Parry Sound District) include: 
Entrepreneurial Skills Training - 2 hour per week, 10 week training includes sessions on asset-based self-assessment * financial planning for sustainability * feasibility and market analysis * developing a business and marketing plan * cash flow forecasts * best business practices * childcare and travel expenses may be available for program participants  
Life Skills Training - 2 hour workshops explore self esteem and building confidence, time management and goal setting, household budgeting and banking, interpersonal communication skills and resume writing and job interviews 
Resource Networking - helps participants explore the most effective way to grow one's available resources, community connections, and business
Service Details
Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Parry Sound District - including Almaguin Highlands
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Application Call or email
Languages English ; French - Reception
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community South River
Address & Map
105 Ottawa Ave
South River, ON P0A 1X0
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Intersection Ottawa Ave and Hwy 124
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-386-9672
Toll Free Phone 1-888-640-8668
Fax 705-386-7111
E-Mail info@womensownresource.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/womensownresource
Primary Contact Jessica Busch, Program Manager; Email: jessica@womensownresource.org
Alternate Contact Deborah Worrell, Program Assisstant
Mailing Address P.O. Box 155 
South River, ON P0A 1X0

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