Family Services of Peel

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Record #: CDR0136 Last Modified: 09 Feb 2015 Last Full Update: 09 Feb 2015
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Description & Services
Alternate NamePAR ; Partner Assault Response
Provides immediate services for victims of violence (domestic violence; partner abuse) including short-term counselling, support, information, referral and advocacy. For individuals who are experiencing domestic violence or partner abuse, bereavement due to sudden death or loss, and traumatic events  
Clients are entitled to 6 free counselling sessions. 
Provides individual, couple and family counselling.- a sliding scale 
New Beginings Group - Stage I & II 
14-week therapeutic group for women who have experienced violence/abuse in their intimate partner relationship. 
Partner Assault Response Program (PAR) has two aspects: There is the:  
PAR Groups for men which is a 16-week psycho-educational group for men who been abusive towards to their female partners. Individuals who have abused their partners, referred to the program by a court as a condition of a probation order, conditional sentence or parole, or as a condition of bail prior to sentencing. 
PAR Support for women - 16 week specialized counselling/educational programs delivered to provide partners of participants with safety planning and referrals to community resources 
Offered at the following locations: 
7700 Hurontario  
Brampton, Ontario L6Y 4M3  
(Hurontario & Ray Lawson) 
MALTON - call for details 
151 City Centre Dr, Ste 501 
Mississauga, Ont L5B 1M7 
Hours*Mississauga - Mon-Thurs 9am-9pm 
*Fri 9am-5pm 
*Sat 9am-1pm. 
Brampton- *Mon & Fri 9am-5pm 
*Tues-Thurs 9am-9pm
Areas ServedPeel Region
EligibilityAge is not an eligibility criteria, once individual wants to access counselling or parents/guardians wants counselling for minor.  
Individuals have to live in the Region of Peel or work in the Region.
ApplicationSelf referral: call Intake and Service Access for an appointment 
Accepts referrals from community resources & agencies
FeesNone - or sliding scale
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Bosnian ; Hindi ; Malayalam ; Oriya ; Portuguese ; Serbo-Croatian ; Sinhalese ; Tamil ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services
Contact Information
Address & Map
151 City Centre Dr, Ste 501
Mississauga, ON L5B 1M7
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Site LocationTim Horton's building across from Square One Mall
IntersectionHurontario St (Hwy 10) & Burnhamthorpe Rd
Transit InformationMississauga Transit 905-615-4636
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone* Intake 905-453-5775 
* Brampton 905-453-7890  
* Mississauga 905-270-2250
Fax* Brampton 905-453-3404  
* Mississauga 905-270-2869
Primary ContactSandra Rupnarain, Director- Client Services; Phone: 905-270-2250 ext 228; Fax: 905-270-2869; Email:
Primary ExecutiveChuck MacLean, Executive Director; Phone: 905-270-2250 ext 266; Fax: 905-270-2869
Other Details
Service Level(50) Non Profit
SubjectsAdvocacy ; Assaulted Men ; Assaulted women ; Bereavement ; Counselling ; Crisis intervention ; Family violence ; Information and referral ; Sexual assault ; Stress ; Woman abuse