Catholic Family Services of Peel Dufferin

Mississauga Office

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Record #: CMH0140 Last Modified: 23 Jun 2014 Last Full Update: 23 Jun 2014
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Description & Services
DescriptionCatholic Family Services Peel-Dufferin (CFSPD) is a multi-service counselling agency offering: * counselling services to families experiencing woman abuse * support groups for women who have been assaulted by their partners * specialized programs offered through the HEAL Network for children and adolescents exposed to woman abuse * individual, couple and 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 * child-minding in Brampton and Mississauga * language specific services (call ahead for languages offered at each location) * Partner Assault Response (PAR) program – offered in Peel Region & Dufferin County * Peel Region - offers three multicultural groups and one culturally informed group serving men from the South Asian diaspora who are comfortable using Punjabi, Hindi or Urdu * multicultural group 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 and 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
HoursOffice Hours: 
* Mon-Thur 8:30 - 9:00 p.m. 
* Fri 8:30 - 4:30 p.m. 
Walk-in Clinics: 
Brampton 
* Mon PAR Intake Walk-in, 9:00 - 7:30 p.m. 
* Thurs Walk-in Counselling Clinic, 12:30 - 7:30 p.m. 
Mississauga 
* Tues Walk-in Counselling Clinic, 12:30 - 7:30 p.m. 
Areas ServedDufferin County ; Peel Region
EligibilityMust live or work in Peel Region
ApplicationSelf referral to the Intake Department
FeesSliding 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
AddressThe Emerald Business Centre
10 Kingsbridge Garden Cir, Ste 400
Mississauga, ON L5R 3K6
 
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IntersectionHurontario St (Hwy 10) and Hwy 403
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone905-897-1644
Fax905-897-2467
Toll Free PhoneFrom Dufferin 1-888-940-0584
E-Mailinfo@cfspd.com
Websitewww.cfspd.com
Primary ContactCentral Intake - Brampton
Primary ExecutiveMark Creedon, Executive Director; Phone: 905-450-1608 ext 103; Email: mcreedon@cfspd.com
Other Details
Established1981
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services; Ministry of Youth and Child Services; Ministry of the Attorney General ; United Way ; Private - ShareLife
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsAssaulted Men ; 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 ; Portuguese-speaking communities ; Sexual assault ; Stress ; Woman abuse ; Women