Beginnings Family Services
Phone: 519-763-7980
NEW  Address: 169B Woolwich St.
Guelph, ON N1H 3V4

Our 2015 walk/run was a huge success - $24,000 was raised for Beginnings Guelph!! Thank you to everyone who participated, and/or volunteered, and a BIG thank you to our amazing corporate sponsors: Blue Ocean Office Supplies & Solutions, Allcard, Edil Steel Manufacturing Inc., Continental Paper Grading of Canada, Shift 360, Crestwicke Baptist Church, Ward Heating Products, Roy Lewis Insurance Brokers Ltd., Dominion Lending Centre, Kim McKenzie - At Home Group Realty, KMPG, Schiedel Construction Inc., Talon Productions, R.J. Burnside & Associates Ltd., Dutch Toko, Calvary Baptist Church, Thirdway Think Inc., B.E.N Stoneworks Ltd., and Meridian on Clair St. - Thanks again!!

July and August Hours

Beat the Heat

  • Monday - office is closed but please join us for our Beat the Heat program from 1-3pm
  • Tuesday - 9 am to 3 pm
  • Wednesday - 9 am to 3:30 pm
  • Thursday - 9 am to 3:30 pm
  • Friday - closed
  • Other times by appointment

After Hours Services:
Call 519-763-7980 and leave a brief message and a phone number where we can reach you confidentially. We will return your call as soon as possible, and try to arrange an appointment at your earliest convenience.

  • Please join us every Monday afternoon for our summer programming!
  • Different locations & activities are scheduled each week
  • Admission frees & snacks provided
  • Space is limited so be sure to pre-register by calling or stopping in at the centre!
  • Click here to see the poster

Services We Provide Financial contributions
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • Options Information
  • Pregnancy Support
  • Care Cupboard
  • Parenting Support
  • Adoption Planning
  • Post-Abortion Support
  • Community Referrals

All our services are free and confidential.

  • Financial gifts can be mailed or made online.
  • Cheques should be payable to Beginnings Guelph.
  • Online donations (Visa or MasterCard) through
  • Monthly donations can be made by either postdated cheques to Beginnings Guelph, or online.
  • Online donations will be receipted by Canada Helps.
  • Thank you for your support!

Beginnings serves anyone who requests help with an unplanned pregnancy. We also support partners and family members. Beginnings provides information, material aid, and support to all regardless of race, religion, lifestyle, age, or financial ability. We are respectful of your right to choose and will offer you caring and confidential support without pressure.

Our volunteers are not professional counsellors but are trained to provide support for unplanned pregnancies and related concerns, either for one time or in an ongoing way. Information given is not intended as a substitute for professional counselling.

Beginnings is not a medical facility, so does not offer medical advice, counsel, or service.

For more information, including information on adoption, please see the website of Beginnings - Hamilton office at