2018 E.S.T Classes! Register Today!!!

New year, New Beginning! Start 2018 off with The Women’s Own Resource Centre. We have 2 locations offering FREE classes starting in January. Space is limited, call today to register or for more information.

11.12.2017 Events, Resource & Business Network, Workshops

Warm Winter Exchange 2017

This is a FREE Winter Clothing exchange.
Everyone is welcome to walk through our office and take what you need.
Lots of Great Items for all ages!
Warming up Families in The Almaguin Highlands 2017

31.10.2017 Events, News, Resource & Business Network

Christmas Craft Show

The Women’s Own Resource Centre invites you to buy local this Christmas. Come meet the makers behind the crafts. There will be indigenous crafts, art, baked goods, fused glass, children’s toys and MORE! Join us, November 29th from 11-2pm at 131 Ottawa Ave W. Chalmer’s Church, South River, for the “Christmas Trade Show”.

31.10.2017 Events, Resource & Business Network

Make & Take R&B Lucheon

Michelle Irvine, a wellness advocate with doTERRA will be joining us to discuss the benefits of essential oils and how to use them safely. Michelle will also be assisting R&B guests with making their own rollerball to take home.
There is ONLY 20 spots available.

There is a $12 all-inclusive fee to be paid at the event. Please confirm attendance as soon as possible, so catering arrangements can be finalized. Please advise us of any allergies.
****Payment is expected for all clients registered, regardless if they attend as meal payment is base on the registration.*******

R&B Lunch Contest*** Share this Post and Comment “done” and you could win lunch on us for this Month’s Women’s Own Resource & Business luncheon presented by Michelle Irvine.
Winner will be announced October 19th!

10.10.2017 Uncategorized

Looking for Trade Show Vendors

You still have time if you would like to reserve a FREE table at the Christmas Craft Show 2017! Please contact us at 705-386-9672 or by email info@womensownresource.org

05.10.2017 Events, Resource & Business Network

Now Accepting Warm Winter Clothing

WORC needs your help as we collect Warm Winter Clothing for women, children & men of all ages for the month of October.
We invite you to help Share the Warmth!
We are always in need of warm coats & sweaters, hats, mittens/gloves, snow pants, boots, socks & thermal under clothes.

You can drop off all donation here at the office
We are open Monday – Thursday 8:30-4:30
105 Ottawa street, South river.

03.10.2017 Events

R&B luncheon Wednesday September 27th

Come join a great group of ladies for a fantastic lunch at Kudos Restaurant in Powassan and learn about what we do here at the Women’s Own Resource Centre. We will also be discussing what supports and resources are available to the women of the Almaguin Highlands! Please RSVP by phone- 705-386-9672 or Email- info@womensownresource.org (There is a $12 all-inclusive fee to be paid at this event) Hope to see you there!

14.09.2017 Events, Resource & Business Network

Life Skills Training- Fall 2017

L.S.T.- Classes Beginning Fall 2017

Improve your skills to cope with the demands and challenges of everyday life!

This FREE workshop includes:

• 5 Asset Building Blocks
• Improving Self-Esteem & Building Confidence
• Managing Stress in a Healthy Way
• Time Management & Goal Setting
• Managing a Household Budget & Banking
• Interpersonal Communication Skills
• Resume Writing & Job Interviews
• Local Resources for Almaguin Women

This FREE 10-Session Workshop will be offered in the W.O.R.C. Boardroom starting
Tuesday, September 26th, 2017
From 1 – 3pm.
Space is limited ~ Secure your seat today!
Call: 705-386-9672
Toll Free: 1-888-640-8668
Email: info@womensownresource.org

Childcare and Mileage Bursaries are Available

“Life is 10% what happens to you and
90% how you respond to it.”

25.07.2017 News, Workshops

Entrepreneurial Skills Training- Fall 2017

Are you thinking of starting a new small business or expanding an existing one?

Starting in September 2017

Entrepreneurial Skills Training

This FREE Workshop covers-

  • Asset-based self assessment
  • Feasibility & Market analysis
  • Financial planning for sustainability
  • Cash flow forecast
  • Best business practice
  • Developing a business plan

This workshop session is two hours weekly, over a ten week period.

This FREE 10-week program is being offered in two locations within a supportive network of local like-minded women~ Space is limited ~

Secure your seat today!
Childcare & Mileage Bursaries are Available!

We are now registering people for the Fall 2017 E.S.T classes, space is limited so contact us today!

Phone- 705-386-9672 

Toll Free- 1-888-640-8668

Email- info@womensownresource.org 

25.07.2017 News, Workshops

Life Skills Training ~ Register Now!


25.07.2017 Workshops