Federated Women's Institutes of Ontario

Site: Wellington-Halton District

Record #: ACT0661
Last Full Update: 30 Jan 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone Provincial Office 905-662-2691
E-Mail fwio@fwio.on.ca
Website fwio.on.ca
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Agency Information

Description (Agency)

A not-for-profit charitable organization with affiliations around the world, working with and for women in rural and small town Ontario

Legal Status (51) Registered Charity
Established 1897 in Stoney Creek, Ontario
Funding Fundraising ; Fees - membership
Elections Annually in the Spring

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

FWIO is the governing body for the provincial organization Wellington-Halton District consists of six branches: four in Halton include Ashgrove, Dublin, Norval, and Silver-Wood. Objectives:

  • Provide and promote educational resources
  • Assist and encourage people to become more knowledgeable and responsible citizens.
  • Promote and develop good family life skills in communities.
  • Help discover, stimulate, and develop leadership in communities.
  • Help identify and resolve needs in communities.
  • Offer student scholarships through parent organization FWIO, applications on website at fwio.on.ca/fwio-scholarships

Provincial Office: Tue-Fri 9 am-5 pm

Areas Served Halton Region ; Wellington County - (parts of)
Eligibility Women

Call or visit the website for registration form

Languages English
Fees Membership

Site Information

Located In Community Stoney Creek
Address & Map
Erland Lee (Museum) Home, Provincial Office
552 Ridge Rd
Stoney Creek, ON L8J 2Y6
Intersection Ridge Rd and Dewitt Rd
Physical Access Partially Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Community Programs
HCSD Sub Heading Service Clubs
Service Categories Service Clubs ~ Women ; Women's Advocacy Groups

Agency Overview