|Description & Services|
|Description||Catholic 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 & 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 & 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 & 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
|Hours||Office Hours: |
* Mon-Thur 8:30 - 9:00 p.m.
* Fri 8:30 - 4:30 p.m.
* Mon PAR Intake Walk-in, 9:00 - 7:30 p.m.
* Thurs Walk-in Counselling Clinic, 12:30 - 7:30 p.m.
* Tues Walk-in Counselling Clinic, 12:30 - 7:30 p.m.
|Areas Served||Dufferin County ; Peel Region|
|Eligibility||Must live or work in Peel Region|
|Application||Self referral to the Intake Department|
|Fees||Sliding fee scale based on family's gross annual income & number dependents; however, no client is refused because of inability to pay |
|Languages||English ; French ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Hindi ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Spanish ; Tamil|
|Address||The Emerald Business Centre|
10 Kingsbridge Garden Cir, Ste 400
Mississauga, ON L5R 3K6
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|Intersection||Hurontario St (Hwy 10) & Hwy 403|
|Toll Free Phone||From Dufferin 1-888-940-0584|
|Primary Contact||Central Intake - Brampton|
|Primary Executive||Mark Creedon, Executive Director; Phone: 905-450-1608 ext 103; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Community & Social Services; Ministry of Youth & Child Services; Ministry of the Attorney General ; United Way ; Private - ShareLife|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Subjects||Assaulted 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|