Catholic Family Services of Peel Dufferin

Brampton Office

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Record #: CMH0116 Last Modified: 04 Jul 2014 Last Full Update: 04 Jul 2014
Record Details
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Office PhoneIntake for Peel, Orangeville, Bolton: 905-450-1608
Toll Free PhoneFrom Dufferin 1-888-940-0584
Address/Location Info
AddressWilliam G Davis Centre for Families
60 West Dr, Suite 201
Brampton, ON L6T 3T6
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Located In CommunityBrampton
IntersectionWest and Clark Dr
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Description/Eligibility/Service Details
DescriptionCatholic Family Services Peel-Dufferin (CFSPD) is a multi-service counselling agency * offers counselling services to:
  • families experiencing woman abuse
  • support groups for women who have been assaulted by their partners
  • psycho-educational groups for men who have battered
  • specialized programs offered through the HEAL Network for children and adolescents exposed to woman abuse * individual, couple & family programs * programs for adults who have experienced childhood abuse * partner abuse programs * workshops and groups for adolescents * public education and outreach workshops for parents

    Walk-in Counselling Clinic - for individuals, couples and families of all cultures and faiths * same day service (no appointment necessary) * child-minding in Brampton & Mississauga * language specific services (call ahead for languages offered at each location) * fees determined on a sliding scale based on family income

    Partner Assault Response (PAR) program – offered in Brampton & Dufferin County * Brampton - offers six multicultural groups and one culturally informed group serving men from the South Asian diaspora who are comfortable using Punjabi, Hindi or Urdu plus two multicultural groups serving women* one multicultural group serving men is offered in Dufferin County

    Operates as a training facility offering master level students, in counselling programs, the opportunity for field placements and clinical experience * foreign trained counselling professionals seeking Canadian experience * post graduate counselors seeking AAMFT accreditation through the Practicum Training Program in Couple & Family Therapy

    For more information about specific programs, see separate entries
    Catholic Family Services Peel-Dufferin is an accredited organization with Family Services Ontario and a member agency of Catholic Charities
HoursMon-Thu 8:30am-9pm * Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Walk-in counselling services Thu 12:30pm-7:30pm PAR Walk-In Mon 9am-7:30pm
Areas ServedDufferin County ; Peel Region
EligibilityMust live or work in Peel Region
PAR program: 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
ApplicationSelf referral to the Intake Department; Orangeville and Bolton appointments handled through Brampton Office
FeesProgram - Sliding fee scale based on family's gross annual income & number dependents; however, no client is refused because of inability to pay
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Hindi ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Spanish ; Tamil
Contact Information
Primary ExecutiveSharon Mayne-Devine, Executive Director; Phone: 905-450-1608 ext 103; Email:
Alternate ExecutiveSusan Harris, Clinical Program Manager; Phone: 905-450-1608 ext 104; Email:
Other Info
Alternate NamePAR (Partner Assault Response)
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Community & Social Services; Ministry of the Attorney General ; United Way ; Private - ShareLife
Service Level(50) Non Profit
SubjectsAbuse ; Assaulted women ; Child abuse ; Counselling ; Crime victims ; Crisis intervention ; Family life education ; Family therapy ; Family violence ; Group therapy ; Incest ; Incest survivors ; Male batterers ; Marriage counselling ; Men ; Sexual assault ; Stress ; Woman abuse ; Women
Broader TermsAbuse ; Counselling ; Crime victims ; Criminal offences ; Education ; Educational programs ; Health ; Instructional programs ; Male offenders ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Offenders ; Psychotherapy ; Sexual offences