Services Available Through DRIVEN


All services provided through DRIVEN are free of charge with childcare available. Women experiencing abuse, or any type of gender- based violence, can get help.


DRIVEN is open for coordination services Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, with Monday's as our designated 'Clinic' days.  All support is currently provided virtually (by phone or video) according to Covid-19 safety protocols.


Services offered range from, but are not limited to:


Coordination Services (Monday - Friday:

Direct support & connections...


Clinic Day Services (Mondays)

Direct support & connections to DRIVEN partner agencies...


Connections/Referrals via DRIVEN (Monday to Friday):

Referrals & help to connect with  community partners


Video Chat Connection:


Women can connect to DRIVEN over video chat through our partnerships with the  Brock Community Health Centre (North Durham), New Life Neighbourhood Centre (Oshawa), North House (Uxbridge), or the Welcome Centre (Ajax & Pickering). These collaborations integrate technology to bridge the distance, giving women access to the DRIVEN supports via video chat.


Help With Transportation Costs:


Support for transportation costs may be available. Eligible women can receive taxi chits for travelling to and from DRIVEN as well as from DRIVEN to another partner agency providing related support.  Contact DRIVEN for more information and to determine if you qualify.


All services are currently provided virtually according to Covid-19 safety protocols.


The funding for transportation costs is provided through a grant from the Canadian Women’s Foundation and its partners.


Open: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm
Clinic held Mondays
Closed Sat. & Sun. & Stat. Holidays

Services are free.
Phone and virtual support.

707 Simcoe St. South,
Oshawa, ON L1H 4G7
Services currently provided virtually
(by phone or video) according to
Covid-19 safety protocols.

Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm


DRIVEN gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Durham Community Foundation's endowment funds.
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HOLIDAY CLOSURE: DRIVEN will be closed starting December 27th to the 31st.  Service resumes January 3rd 2022.