confidential, toll-free 800-395-4357

You are not alone! Please see the list below for confidential assistance and support in your area. If you are unable to locate a support centre in you area, please call toll-free 1-800-395-4357 for assistance 24 hours a day, or contact toll-free 1-866-845-2151. The following may not be endorsed by, or affiliated with, Adoption in Canada.

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Pregnancy Centers/Support Groups

Aid to Women
300 Gerrard Street E
Toronto ON  M5A 2G7
Tel: 416-921-6016

Anchor of Hope
Contact: Kara-Lea Vallinga
36 Russell Street, Box 431
Madoc ON  K0K 2K0
Tel: 613-473-0606
Hotline: 1-866-275-5916
Fax: 613-473-0522

Beginnings Counseling & Adoption Services of Ontario
308 - 1 Young Street
Hamilton ON  L8N 1T8
Tel: 905-528-6665
1-800: 877-528-6665
Fax: 905-528-6589

Beginnings Crisis Pregnancy Centre
19 King Street East
Cobourg ON  K9A 1K6
Tel/Fax: 905-373-4575

Beginnings Pregnancy Care Centre
64 Baker Street
Guelph ON  N1H 4G1
Tel: 519-763-7980
Fax: 519-763-5742

Beginnings Crisis Pregnancy Centre
602 Dundas Street
Woodstock ON N4S 1C8
Tel/Fax: 519-421-2127
Hotline: 1-877-367-8688

Belleville Pregnancy Crisis Centre
Contact: Joanne Wheatley
181B Pinnacle Street
Belleville ON K8P 3A5
Tel: 613-969-7866
Fax: 613-969-7889

9 - 109 Bayfield Street
Barrie ON  L4M 3A9
Tel: 705-737-3550

383 Front Street
PO Box 22092
Belleville ON  K8N 2Z9    
Tel: 613-969-1289

19 Monck Road
Bracebridge ON  P1L 1S5
Tel: 705-645-6500

27A John St
Brampton ON  L6W 3L1
Tel: 905-874-0607

172 Dalhousie Street
Brantford ON  N3T 2J7
Tel: 519-753-4921

10 - 120 Main Street
Cambridge ON  N1R 1V7
Tel: 519-621-8370

14 Third Street E
Cornwall ON  K6H 2C7
Tel: 613-938-2028

123 Woolwich Street
Guelph ON  N1H 3V1
Tel: 519-836-3050

Birthright of Hamilton
40 Barton Street E
Hamilton ON  L8L 2V8
Tel: 905-527-3677
Fax: 905-527-3678

92 Queen Street S.
Kingston ON  K7K 1A5
Tel: 613-546-5433

15 Scott Street
Kitchener ON  N2G 2P6
Tel: 519-579-3990

854 Richmond Street, Lower Rear
London ON  N6A 3H8
Tel: 519-432-7197

225 Main Street E
Milton ON  L9T 1N9
Tel: 905-875-1245

307 - 2600 Edenhurst Drive
Mississauga ON  L5A 3Z8
Tel: 905-273-9409
Fax: 905-273-5804

387 Algonquin Avenue
North Bay ON  P1B 4W4
Tel: 705-474-2999

1515 Rebecca Street
Hopedale Mall
Oakville ON  L6L 5G8
Tel: 905-825-1216

Lord Dufferin Centre
- 32 1st Street
Orangeville ON  L9W 2E1
Tel: 519-941-6070

Birthright of Ottawa
302 - 200 Isabella Street
Ottawa ON  K1S 1V7
Tel: 613-231-5683
Fax: 613-231-3318

6 - 193 Simcoe Street
Peterborough ON  K9H 2H6
Tel: 705-745-7167

3 - 120 Queenston Street
St Catharines ON  L2R 2Z3
Tel: 905-685-1913

St. Joseph’s Health Centre - Mason Building
700 Paris Street
Sudbury ON  P3E 3B5
Tel: 705-673-7200

281 Bay Street
Thunder Bay ON  P7B 1R7
Tel: 807-345-3200

Birthright Pregnancy Service
777 Coxwell Avenue
Toronto ON  M4C 3C6
Tel: 416-469-1111
Fax: 416-469-1772

1168 Drouillard Road
Windsor ON  N8Y 2R1
Tel: 519-252-3322

Brampton Life Centre
Contact: Donn Nesseth
141 Kennedy Road North
Brampton ON  L6V 1X9
Tel: 905-454-2191
Fax: 905-459-5724

Brantford Pregnancy & Resource Centre
Contact: Cathy Birnie
305 West Street
Brantford ON  N3R 3V6
Tel: 519-756-3787
Fax: 519-756-9739

Burlington Crisis Pregnancy Centre
192 Plains Road East
Burlington ON  L7P 2C3
Tel: 905-332-8255

Cambridge Pregnancy Resource Centre
Contact: Lori Luciano
123 Water Street N.
Cambridge ON  N1R 3B7
Tel: 519-620-0204

Circle of Friends Pregnancy Care Centre
Contact: Cara Funk
35 Sherborune Street N.
PO Box 511
Bancroft ON  K0L 1C0
Tel: 905-332-3419
Crisis Hotline: 613-332-4673
Fax: 613-332-1231

Elisha House Pregnancy and Family Support Centre
Contact: Gail MacLaurin
48 Burgar Street
Welland ON  L3B 2S8
Tel: 905-735-9934
Fax: 905-735-2792

Forest Pregnancy Centre (Satellite)
North Lambton Social Services
59 King Street W.
Forest ON  N0N 1J0
Tel: 519-786-2334

Goderich Life Centre
Contact: Bridget Van Osch
321 Bayfield Road, PO Box 312
Goderich ON  N7A 4C6
Tel: 519-525-8444

Grimsby Life Centre
5 Robinson Street
Grimsby ON  L3M 3C8
Tel: 905-309-0944

Haldimand Pregnancy Care Centre
Contact: Carol Butler
131 - 133 Queen Street
Dunnville ON  N1A 1H6
Tel: 905-774-1228
Fax: 905-774-1506

Hannah House Maternity Home
4761 Crysler Avenue
Niagara Falls ON  L2E 3V9
Tel: 905-353-8552
Fax: 905-353-8553

Hanover Pregnancy Centre
Contact: Therese Weiler
E - 269 10th Street
Hanover ON  N4N 1P1
Tel: 519-364-4242

Highlands Community Pregnancy Centre
Contact: Julie Goodwin
8 –187 Highland Street
PO Box 1143
Haliburton ON  K0M 1S0
Tel: 705-457-4673
1-800: 877-599-4673
Fax: 705-457-4836

Huronia Pregnancy Resource Centre
Contact: Diena Abel
212 King Street
Midland ON  L3R 4L3
Tel/Fax: 705-527-4272

Jewels for Jesus Mission
Contact: Margo Semple
5 - 6655 Kitimat Road
Mississauga ON  L5N 6J4
Tel: 905-821-6320
Fax: 905-821-6311

Kingston Crisis Pregnancy Centre
St. Paul Church (corner of Queen St. and Montreal St.)
PO Box 21052 RPO Princess
Kingston ON  K7L 5P5
Tel: 613-545-0425
Hotline: 1-800-917-5272
Fax: 613-545-0214

Kitchener-Waterloo Crisis Pregnancy Centre
Contact: Maureen Dinner
303 - 22 King Street South
Waterloo ON N2J 1N8
Tel: 519-886-4001
TF: 800-395-HELP
Fax: 519-886-0041

Lambton Crisis Pregnancy Centre
Contact: Donna Prendergost
204 - 551 Exmouth Street
Sarnia ON  N7T 5P6
Tel/Fax: 519-383-7115

Life Choices Centre
Contact: Wendy Van Leeuwen
2 - 108 Inkerman Street W
PO Box 85
Listowel ON  N4W 2L9
Tel: 519-291-6151

Lindsay Crisis Pregnancy Centre
241 Kent Street W
Lindsay ON K9V 2Z3
Tel: 705-878-8527
Fax: 705-878-8576

London Crisis Pregnancy Center
Contact: Cheryl Thomas
261 Piccadilly St
London ON  N6A 1S3
Tel: 519-432-7098                                      
Fax: 519-432-7030

Markham/Stouffville Pregnancy Centre
Contact: Janice Russell
1B - 6070 Highway 7 East
Markham ON  L3P 3A9
Tel: 905-472-4357
Fax: 905-472-8223

Miriam Centre/Centre Miriam
030 - 2742 St. Joseph Boulevard
Orleans ON  K1C 1G5
Tel/Fax: 613-830-8623

Mississauga Life Centre
Contact: Patti de Graaf
110 Lakeshore Road E
Mississauga ON  L5G 1E3
Tel: 905-891-9515
Fax: 905-891-0788

Niagara Life Centre
Contact: Donna Beckett
237 Lakeshore Road
St. Catharines ON  L2M 1R9
Tel: 905-934-0021
Fax: 905-934-0025

North Shore Crisis Pregnancy Centre
6 Michigan Avenue
Blind River ON P0R 1B0
Tel: 705-356-0207
Fax: 705-356-4922

North York Pregnancy Care Centre
Contact: Cathy Dienesch
302 - 500 Sheppard Avenue E
North York ON M2N 6H7
Tel: 416-229-2607
Fax: 416-229-9940

Orillia Pregnancy Crisis Centre
Contact: Shirley Gillett
101 - 78 West Street S.
Orillia ON  L3V 6R9
Tel: 705-326-8228

Owen Sound Crisis Pregnancy Centre
Contact: Wanda Porter
259 10th Street E, PO Box 336
Owen Sound ON  N4K 5P5
Tel/Fax: 519-371-2004
Hotline: 1-866-575-1212                                   

Peterborough Pregnancy & Support Services
Contact: Helen De Luna
473 Aylmer St N
Peterborough ON  K9H 3W3
Tel/Fax: 705-742-4015

Pregnancy Care Centre of Sudbury
Contact: Carolyn Smith
216 - 430 Notre Dame Avenue
PO Box 2023 Station A
Sudbury ON  P3A 4R8
Tel: 705-673-5003
Fax: 705-673-9455

Pregnancy Help Centre of Durham
Contact: Katherine Michel
29 Drew Street
Oshawa ON  L1H 4Z7
Tel: 905-720-3252
Fax: 905-720-3253

Pregnancy Help Centre of Durham - Ajax
2 - 835 Westney Road S.
Ajax ON  L1S 3M4
Tel: 905-619-9878
Fax: 905-686-4865

Pregnancy Support Services of Upper Ottawa Valley
Contact: Greta Landry-Masseau
PO Box 1163
203 Isabella Street
Pembroke ON  K8A 6Y6
Tel: 613-635-7440
Fax: 613-635-4761

Ramoth Life Centre
Contact: Priscilla Cochrane
119 Wellington Street W
Mount Forest ON  N0G 2L0
Tel: 519-323-3751
Fax: 519-323-3752

Rehoboth Crisis Pregnancy Centre
Contact: Anne Ashfield
118 Centre Street
St. Thomas ON  N5P 2Z9
Tel/Fax: 519-637-7775

Rose of Sharon - Services for Young Mothers
361 Eagle Street
New Market ON  L3Y 1K5
Tel: 905-853-5514
Toll Free: 1-877-516-3715
Fax: 905-853-5949

Scarborough Pregnancy Care Centre
Churchill Heights Baptist Church
7601 Sheppard Ave E
Scarborough ON  M1B 2Y7
Tel: 416-287-9845   
Fax: 416-287-8066

South Niagara Life Centre
143 Gilmore Road
Fort Erie ON  L2A 2L9
Tel: 905-871-0236
Fax: 905-871-0928

South Niagara Life Centre
26B Charlotte Street
Port Colborne ON  L3K 3C7
Tel: 905-650-2363

Stratford Pregnancy Crisis Centre
423 Erie Street
Stratford ON  N5A 2N3
Tel: 519-273-0554
Fax: 519-273-8020

Sun Parlour Pregnancy Resource Centre
Contact: Judy Brown, RN
33 Princess Street, Suite 203B
Leamington ON  N8H 5C5
Tel/Fax: 519-326-3821

Sun Parlour Pregnancy Resource Centre (Satellite)
Contact: Marlene Hunter
St. Clair College of Applied Arts and Technology Students Centre
2000 Talbot Road N.
Windsor ON  N9A 6S4
Tel: 519-972-2727 ext. 5407
Fax: 519-326-3821

Sunrise Support for Young Mom’s
Contact: Karen Perrott
25 Strattonville Crescent
Port Perry ON  L9L 1W7
Tel: 905-852-4192


450 Pope Avenue
Toronto ON  M4K 3P7
Tel: 416-461-0217

Bethany Hope Centre
Contact: Naomi Praamsma
1140 Wellington Street
Ottawa ON  K1Y 2Z3
Tel: 613-725-1733
Fax: 613-725-9480

Bethesdo Centre
54 Riverview Avenue
London ON  N6J 1A2
Tel: 519-438-8371
Fax: 519-438-0032    

Gabriel Home
301 - 303 Sydenham Street
Kingston ON  K7K 3M8
Tel: 613-542-5015

Grace Haven
Contact: Robin Cuff
138 Herlsimer Street
Hamilton ON  L8P 2H1
Tel: 416-522-7336

Hannah House
4761 Crysler Avenue
Niagara Falls ON  L2G 3V9
Tel; 905-353-8552
Fax: 905-353-8553

Lakehead Florence Booth Home
497 North Little Street
Thunder Bay ON  P7C 4Y8
Tel: 807-623-0232

Massey Centre
1102 Broadview Avenue
Toronto ON  M4K 2S5
Tel: 416-425-6348

Michael House
Contact: Rosemarie Coombs
PO Box 24045
Guelph ON N1E 6V8
Tel: 519-836-5342
Fax: 519-836-1201

Ramoth House
Contact: Priscilla Cochrane
119 Wellington Street W
Mount Forest ON  N0G 2L0
Tel: 519-323-3751
Fax: 519-323-3752

Rehoboth Home
Contact: Ester Wiley
32 Broadway Street
Springfield ON  N0L 2J0
Tel/Fax: 519-765-4207

Rehoboth Support Housing
118 Centre Street
St. Thomas ON  N5R 2Z9
Tel/Fax: 519-637-0845

Rosalie Hall
3020 Lawrence Avenue E
Scarborough ON  M1P 2T7
Tel: 416-438-6880
Fax: 416-438-2457

St. Martin’s Manor
Contact: Ruth Trushinski
500 Mohawk Road W.
Hamilton ON  L8N 1X4
Tel: 905-575-7500
Fax: 905-575-8499

St. Mary’s Home
659 rue de l’Église
Ottawa ON  K1K 3K7
Tel: 613-749-2491
Fax: 613-569-6582

St. Monica House
231 Herbert Street
Waterloo ON  N2J 1V1
Tel: 519-743-0291
Fax: 519-743-0292

Stratford House of Blessing
423 Erie Street
Stratford ON  N5A 2N3
Tel: 519-273-3433
Fax: 519-273-8020

The Pregnancy Centre - Sault Ste Marie
Contact: Darlene Kars
177 McDougald
Sault Ste. Marie ON  P6A 3A9
Tel/Fax: 705-759-9100

TLC Pregnancy Centre   
Contact: Linda Simmen
440 Queen Street
Newmarket ON  L3Y 2H2
Tel: 905-836-5433
Hotline: 1-866-787-8092
Fax: 905-836-5035

Uxbridge Pregnancy Centre
Contact: Tina Huizenga or Evelyn Shelton
PO Box 1807
Uxbridge ON  L9P 1N9
Tel: 905-852-4192

Visitation Centre

1099 Danforth Ave.
Toronto ON M4J 1M5
Toll-free Tel: 1-877-543-3380

Vita Centre
Contact: Diane Nelson
47 Queen Street South
Mississauga ON  L5M 1K5
Tel: 905-858-0329
Fax: 905-858-4199


Public Adoption

Ministry of Community and Social Services
Adoption Unit, Central Services
Tel.: (416) 327-4730

Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Adoption Unit
900 Bay Street
M-1B114, Macdonald Block  
Toronto ON  M7A 1N3
Tel: 416-327-4742
Fax: 416-212-1977


Private Adoption Agencies

Adoption Agency & Counseling Service (Ontario)
Contact: Ms. Tina McCann
100 - 7030 Woodbine Avenue
Markham ON  L3R 6G2
Tel: 905-475-3386
1-800: 800-250-2251
Fax: 905-475-0783

Adoption Council of Ontario
3216 Yonge Street, 2nd Floor
Toronto ON  M4N 2L2
Tel: 416-482-0021

Beginnings Counseling & Adoption Services of Ontario
Medical Arts Building
308 - 1 Young Street
Hamilton ON  L8N 1T8
Tel: 905-528-6665
1-800: 877-528-6665            
Fax: 905-528-6589

Children's Resource & Consultation Centre of Ontario
Contact: Mr. Michael Blugerman
100 St. Clair Avenue W.
Toronto ON  M4W 1N3
Tel: 416-923-7771
1-800: 800-290-2931
Fax: 416-923-1260

Cornerstone Adoption Agency
108 - 1421 Lawrence Avenue E
Scarborough ON  M1E 2S2
Tel: 416-283-7239
Fax: 416-283-8034

Jewels for Jesus Adoption Agency Inc.
5 - 6655 Kitimat Road
Mississauga ON L5N 6J4
Tel: 905-821-6320
Fax: 905-821-6311

LDS Family Services
85 Queen’s Plate Drive
Etobicoke ON  M8W 7K4
Tel: 416-741-7088
Fax: 416-741-6382

M.M. Kelly Counseling & Adoption Agency
Contact: Marie McCallum
PO Box 349
16 Cloverhill Crescent
Cookstown ON  L0L 1L0
Tel: 705-722-4163

Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Adoption Unit
900 Bay Street
M-1B114, Macdonald Block  
Toronto ON  M7A 1N3
Tel: 416-327-4742
Fax: 416-212-1977

Paul J. Conlin, Adoption Licensee
305 - 1719 Bank St.
Ottawa ON  K1V 7Z4
Tel: 613-737-4140 (collect calls accepted)

The Children's Bridge
221 - 1400 Clyde Avenue
Nepean ON  K2G 3J2
Tel: 613-226-2112
Fax: 613-226-8843

World View Adoption Association
Contact: Parmjit Mangat
5 - 130 Westmore Drive
Toronto ON  M9V 5E2
Tel: 416-743-9324
Fax: 416-745-9778

Links of Interest

Fertility Care Toronto