Community Partners

iSisters designs and delivers community-based technology learning programs in partnership with community organizations that support women in need.

Current Partners

  • 2020 Stepstone House
  • 2020 Emily Murphy Non-Profit Housing
  • 2015 Immigrant Women Services Ottawa (IWSO)
  • 2015 Youville Centre
  • 2003 Tungasuvvingat Inuit

Former Partners

  • 2017 Ottawa Community Housing Foundation (OCHF) & Britannia Woods Community House (BW)
  • 2015  Lanark County Interval House
  • 2013 Bethany Hope Centre for Young Parent Families
  • 2012 Nepean Rideau Osgoode Community Resource Centre (NROCRC)
  • 2011 Operation Come Home (OCH)
  • 2010 Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Org  (OCISO)
  • 2010 iTeachnology Project
  • 2008 St. Joe’s Women’s Centre
  • 2007 Cornerstone Women’s Shelter
  • 2006 Immigrant Women Services Ottawa (IWSO)
  • 2005 Youville Centre
  • 2002 Big Brothers Big Sisters Ottawa
  • 2001 St. Mary’s Home

“As a result of our partnership with iSisters, Youville Centre has been able to integrate technology into the curriculum and provide our young mothers with computer opportunities to enhance their future studies and careers....

Judith Sarginson, Executive Director, Youville Centre

“Cornerstone offers a variety of programs and services that we hope one day will enable women to move out of the shelter with a tool box full of skills.  One of these programs is...

Transition worker, Cornerstone

“The purpose of this letter is to tell everybody how the computer course has helped me in achieving my goals. Right now I am taking a Masters course at Ottawa University where I need...

Yaquelin, iSisters student

I am a computer student in the iSisters course taught by Zahide.  I find the course extremely helpful.  Zahide explains the material step by step.   It is very helpful as the skills are very...

Charmaine, iSisters graduate

“I am taking the iSisters level 3 computer course and have found it very, very useful.  It has opened many, many locked doors in front of me. I have a new job.  They gave...

Sarah, iSisters student