Punjabi Community Health Services (PCHS)

Sahara Better Families Program (BFP)

Record #: CWL0957
Last Modified: 23 Mar 2023
Last Full Update: 19 Jan 2023

Record Details

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Website Website: www.pchs4u.com
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Description & Services

Description Provides supports to youth ages 12 to 24 years and their families and to parents of children aged 1 to 11 years old and parents that are mandated by legal obligation related to children or youth issues 
Areas covered:  
•mental health 
•cultural conflict 
•violence and substance abuse 
Offers 1 to 2 hour sessions - in individual or group settings, case management involves assessments, planning, service coordination, supportive counseling, monitoring and evaluation of services provided, advocacy and outreach 
Linguistically and culturally appropriate, individual and group programs, works closely with family members 
Program offers two support groups: 
•Sahara Parenting Group - support group for parents and their children and runs on the Facebook page, raise awareness and provide education on the issues of building positive healthy relations 
•Youth Drop-in Program - program runs one a week over zoom, is designed to raise awareness and provide education on variety of useful topics such as bullying, education options, anger management, communications and healthy relationships, impacts of overusing technology, beating procrastination, self-esteem, conflict resolution, financial literacy in youth, professions in Canada
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Areas Served Brampton ; Mississauga
Eligibility Youth ages 12 to 24 years old and their families and to parents of children aged 1 to 11 years old and parents that are mandated by legal obligation related to children or youth issues
Application Call or visit
Fees None
Languages English ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Urdu

Contact Information

Address & Map
2980 Drew Road, Unit 241
Mississauga, ON L4T 0A7
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Site Location Great Punjab Business Centre (Besides Sri Guru Singh Sabha Canada Gurudwara)
Intersection Airport Rd and Drew Rd
Transit Information Bus # 5A, 30, 52 & 7
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-677-0889
Fax 905-677-9141
E-Mail info@pchs4u.com
Website www.pchs4u.com
Primary Contact Mudassara Anwar, Supervisor; Email: mudassara@pchs4u.com
Primary Executive Baldev Mutta, Chief Executive Officer; Email: baldev@pchs4u.com
Alternate Executive Amandeep Kaur, Chief Operating Officer; Email: amandeep@pchs4u.com

Other Details

Established 1990; incorporated 1995; charitable number received April 2010
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial ; Donations
Service Level (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity

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