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comprehensive pregnancy support services 

39 Grand Ave W.

Chatham, ON 


About Us

Refuge offers FREE comprehensive pregnancy & postpartum support to women and families.

We can help struggling families with maternity and baby supplies.

We offer labour support to women who have little to no support through our "Walk with Me" program.

If you are experiencing an unexpected pregnancy and need support as you navigate your options, we can help. We offer evidence based information on all of your options (Abortion, Adoption & Parenting) to help you make an informed decision. 

* we are not a medical clinic and do not provide medical referrals. 

If you are struggling after an abortion we also offer FREE post abortive counselling with a registered psychotherapist.



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What's happening at Refuge? 


Baby Supplies

Refuge can help with a wide range of maternity & baby supplies for those who are in financial need or having a tough month. We can help with diapers, clothing (newborn to 4T) , baby food, blankets, toys, baby accessories etc. Baby supply pickup is every Thursday between 9-4pm.  An appointment is required. 

Pregnancy Testing 

Refuge offers free pregnancy testing. We will help you process the news and navigate how we can support you in your journey. 

Options Counselling 

Refuge offers options counselling to women experiencing an unplanned pregnancy who are undecided about how to proceed. We discuss all of the options: (abortion, adoption, parenting). 

Women are provided with evidence based information and supports so that they can make an informed decision. 

Refuge is not a medical clinic and does not provide medical referrals.



All of the services offered at Refuge are FREE of charge thanks to our generous community supporters.

If you would like to support Refuge as you shop, please drop by our office and pick up your grocery cards from us! As you shop at local grocery stores, grab a coffee at Tim Horton's, and fill your vehicle with gas you are also helping to support families in need in our community! You can also place your gift card order online at the FUNDSCRIP Start Now button below.

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