Together we are stronger

Activism + Feminism + Community

The St. John's Status of Women Council/Women's Centre is a feminist organization that since 1972 is continually working to achieve equality and justice through political activism, community collaboration and the creation of a safe and inclusive space for all women and non-binary people in the St. John's area.

The St. John’s Status of Women Council operates the Women's Centre, Marguerite's Place Supportive Housing Program, Safe Harbour Outreach Project & Managed Alcohol Program.

We are passionate about:

  • Feminism
  • Sex worker rights
  • Ending all forms of gender-based violence
  • Wage parity and childcare
  • Increasing women in government and leadership
  • Community
  • Activism