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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 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
Hours Office Hours: 
* Mon-Thu 8:30am-9pm 
* Fri 8:30am-4:30pm 
* Mississauga Walk-in Counselling Clinic, Tue 12:30pm-7:30pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
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 and number dependents however, no client is refused because of inability to pay.
Languages English ; French ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Hindi ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Spanish
Contact Information
Address & Map
The Emerald Centre
10 Kingsbridge Garden Cir, Unit 400
Mississauga, ON L5R 3K6
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Intersection Hurontario St and Hwy 403
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-450-1608
Fax 905-897-2467
Crisis Phone 905-897-1644
Toll Free Phone From Dufferin 1-888-940-0584
Primary Executive Sharon Mayne Devine, Executive Director; Phone: ext 103; Email:
Other Details
Established 1981
Funding Provincial - 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 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

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