Community Resources

Family Service Association (counselling, parenting, and Families in Transition for separating, divorcing and remarrying families, violence/abuse) (for all Ontario locations) (for Toronto)

Family Services of Peel – One-on-one counselling, therapy groups, education and support services for children who have experienced or witnessed violence, women and men who have experienced abuse, women and men who have been charged with domestic assault, and families that are involved with Children’s Aid Society

Peel Children’s Centre – provides a range of mental health services for children, youth and their families who are experiencing or may experience serious emotional difficulties

Jewish Child and Family Services (counselling, groups, woman abuse)

Catholic Family Services (counselling, parenting, school support, marriage preparation)

Blue Hills Child and Family Services (Aurora)

Child Development Institute – an accredited children’s mental health agency, with a family-focused approach providing programs and services for children, youth and their families

Barbra Schlifer Commenorative Clinic – free counselling, legal interpretation information, and referral services for women who are victims of domestic violence

Health Canada: National Clearinghouse on Family Violence

Information on the Office of the Children’s Lawyer

The Canadian Association of Family Resource Programs (“FRP”) – provides national leadership, consultation and resources to those who care for children and support families

Parents Matter – resources for parents, practitioners who work parents, parent educators and those managing parent education

Personal Support