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Description & Services
Description Catholic Family Services Peel-Dufferin (CFSPD) is a multi-service counselling agency. Their mandate is to strengthen families and help stop family violence. They offer the following programs and services: * 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) * Operates as a training facility offering master level students, in counselling programs, the opportunity for field placements and clinical 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, the Canadian Centre for Accreditation and a member agency of Catholic Charities
Hours Mississauga Office Hours: 
Monday: 12:00pm – 9:00pm 
Tuesday: 9:00am – 9:00pm 
Wednesday: 9:00am – 5:00pm 
Thursday: 9:00am – 9:00pm  
Friday: 9:00am – 4:30pm 
Tuesday 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 3 free counselling sessions per family are available through walk-in counselling. Fee subsidies are available thereafter. No one is refused services due to financial constraints. * Fee assistance available.
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 Knightsbridge Garden Circle - just north of Hwy 403
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-897-1644
Fax 905-897-2467
Crisis Phone Crisis and emergency help lines:
Toll Free Phone From Dufferin 1-888-940-0584
Primary Executive Sharon Mayne Devine, Executive Director; Phone: ext 103; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Sangeeta Raina, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 905-450-1608 ext 146; 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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