What is Bridges?

Bridges provides women (ages 16+) who have experienced abuse or violence access to multiple services at one location on one day. Please click HERE for a PDF copy of our Bridges Poster.

How can Bridges Help?

Women who come to Bridges can choose to meet with counsellors and workers from many different agencies depending on their needs.  Services that they may choose include:
• Safety planning
• Family court information
• Admission to safe shelter
• Information about making a police
• Counselling
• Children’s Aid support/advice
• Applying for social assistance
• Housing
…And more

Where are We?

Bridges if located at 22 Russell Street East in Lindsay every Monday from 10 – 3.  Closed on long weekends. Walk-ins are welcome.

How to Contact Us

Please call or text the Program Coordinator at 705-879-9759 or email bridges@womensresources.ca for more information or to book an appointment.

If you are in crisis, please contact the woman abuse 24 hour Crisis Support Line at 1-800-565-5350


Bridges of Kawartha Lakes is made possible through funding received from the Trillium Foundation Seed Grant program  and the Ministry of Community and Social Services, Rural Realities.OTFHORIZcolour