Important Message Regarding COVID-19 and Rexdale Women's Centre's services. - the Rexdale Women's Centre has returned to limited in-person services with limited hours at each of our locations. We will also continue to provide services over the telephone, via email, Zoom, Skype and Google Classroom, etc. For more information, please click here to Learn More

Past Events

International Women's Day 2020

March 8 is recognized internationally as International Women's Day where women around the world celebrate their contributions and advocate for their rights and improved conditions. This year's March 8 theme: An Equal World is an Enabled World is where we can create a gender equal society, celebrate women's achievements, raise awareness against gender bias, and be part of a movement to take action for equality. Rexdale Women's Centre wishes women a Happy International Women's Day and thanks women for their courage and support.... Read More

Black History Month 2020

On February 19, 2020, Rexdale Women's Centre celebrated Black History Month with service partners and residents by hosting an interactive community event. More than 600 individuals took part in the event to learn about Black History and to build cross-cultural understanding. Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events that honour the legacy of Black Canadians, past and present. Black History Month was initiated in Canada by the Ontario Black History Society and introduced to Parliament in December 1995 by Jean Augustine, the first Black woman elected ... Read More

40th Anniversary of Rexdale Women's Centre

On Saturday, September 22, 2018, Rexdale Women's Centre celebrated 40 successful years of service in the community and GTA with our clients, sponsors, donors, supporters and community residents. More than 500 individuals took part in the celebrations attending various activities, shows and games. Rexdale Women's Centre's own Senior's Choir officially opened the event with O Canada, followed RWC's 40th anniversary video. Three of Rexdale Women's Centre's clients received awards and bursaries: Inspiring Woman Entrepreneur -Career Advancement, Inspiring Youth female and male. We were pleased to have past board ... Read More

Rexdale Women's Centre's Annual Holiday Food and Toys Drive

Many of the Rexdale Women's Centre's clients do not have the financial resources to purchase toys for their children, especially during the holiday season. And having a special meal is sometimes difficult to arrange. On an annual basis, the Rexdale Women's Centre and our clients are fortunate to receive support from individuals, corporations, businesses and schools, universities and colleges for their generous donations of food, toys and cash during the holiday season.... Read More