Rexdale Women's Centre

Violence Prevention and Crisis Intervention

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Record #: CWL0306 Last Modified: 12 Sep 2014 Last Full Update: 04 Apr 2014
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Description & Services
DescriptionNot-for-profit, voluntary agency that serves high-need women and their family members 
 
Violence Prevention and Crisis Intervention provides the following services:  
 
* Assistance for Women Victim of Domestic Violence,  
* Violence Prevention and Crisis Counselling 
* Provides one-on-one assistance to women in dealing with the violence  
* Counsellors assist women  
 
Medical and Legal Referrals and Client Accompaniment 
*Staff provide culturally and linguistically sensitive services 
* legal and court services  
 
Support Groups for Women on Spousal Abuse 
* Support groups offer women a unique opportunity to gain information,  
* share experiences and build confidence and develop safety plans 
* provides women with information about their rights  
 
Partner Assault Response Group:  
* runs groups for court-mandated male offenders 
* work on accepting responsibility for their violent behaviour and to develop strategies 
* regularly contacts their female spouses/partners with a goal to ensure the safety
HoursOffice Hours: Mon, Tue, Fri 9am-5pm *Wed 9am-8pm * Sat 9 am-12pm
Areas ServedEtobicoke ; Greater Toronto Area ; Toronto
EligibilityServices available to: newcomer, immigrant, refugee, Canadian women and their family dependants
FeesNone
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Arabic ; Bosnian ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Croatian ; Dari ; Farsi (Persian) ; Gujurati ; Hindi ; Pashto ; Punjabi ; Serbian ; Somali ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Twi ; Urdu ; West Indian dialect ; Assyrian, Bengali
Contact Information
Address925 Albion Road, Ste 309
Etobicoke, ON M9V 1A6
 
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IntersectionIslington Ave a nd Albion Rd
Office Phone416-745-0062  
Fax416-745-3995
E-Mailadmin@rexdalewomen.org
Websitewww.rexdalewomen.org
Primary ContactFatima Filippi, Executive Director; Email: admin@rexdalewomen.org
Alternate ContactGuadalupe Herrera, Program Director; Phone: 416-745-0062 ext 261; Email: gherrera@rexdalewomen.org
Other Details
Established1978
FundingCity / Town ; Donations
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Subjects
SubjectsAccompaniment services ; Anger management ; Assault ; Community centres ; Counselling ; Court assistance ; Legal counselling ; Male offenders ; Medical information ; Support groups ; Woman abuse