The Corner Brook Status of Women Council helps women take control of and improve the quality of their lives. The Council offers workshops and group therapy on various topics and publishes a newsletter. The Status of Women Council operates the Women’s Centre and Vesta Place for women needing transitional housing. This Centre serves as a support referral service for women seeking help for personal problems. Short-term support counseling and crisis intervention are also provided. For more information on the Status of Women Council or the Women’s Centre, please call 639-8522 or visit the Centre at 2 Carmen Avenue.