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Ministry of Mental Health and Addictions

236 478-2408


Bridges for Women Society

Bridges for Women Society supports people of all ages who identify as a part of the women’s community — including people who identify as transgender and cisgender, non-binary and two-spirit — and have been affected by trauma, violence or abuse at any time during their life.

Bridges Employment Program:

  • No referral is needed.
  • An initial phone conversation will help determine eligibility and connection with programs that meet participants’ needs.


  • Counselling is provided to all clients who attend programming. Depending on the client’s situation, counselling may be provided separate from programming. 
  • Counselling costs may be reduced or covered completely.
    • No, low or sliding scale costs are available for eligible clients, including for people who are not eligible for funding under extended health care or other funding programs.