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

Beginnings has a summer student position available (through the Student Government Summer Grants Program)
Click here for details

Our Hours

Baby Brunch Drop In - Tuesdays 11 am - 12:30 pm

  • Monday - 10 am to 4 pm
  • Tuesday - 10 am to 3 pm
    (Baby Brunch 11am-12:30pm)
  • Wednesday - 10 am to 3 pm
  • Thursday - 10 am to 4 pm
  • Friday - closed
  • Other times by appointment

After Hours Services:
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.

  • Baby Brunch now located at 187 Water St.
    at the First Christian Reformed Church
  • Free Lunch! Great topics!
  • Located here at the Centre
  • Child care provided!
  • Intended for parents with children ages infant - 3 years old
  • No other services will be offered while the program is running, unless by appointment


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