Counselling

Counselling

Saskatoon Indian and Metis Friendship Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides intervention from family violence issues using a holistic approach that involves the physical, mental, spiritual and emotional well being of individuals who are caught up in the cycle of family violence. Targets people who are experiencing problems with family violence, substance abuse or are suffering from emotional pain. Services offered include: educating individuals, families and groups about the effects of family violence in relation to Aboriginal people; working as a team with staff of the Saskatoon Indian and Metis Friendship Centre; developing plans for delivery of family violence education; and advocating for clients.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-244-0174
Email Address: 
simfc@sk.sympatico.ca
Fax Number: 
306-664-2536
Street Address: 
168 Wall St
City: 
Saskatoon
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S7K 1N4

Kanaweyimik Child and Family Services Inc

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides a family violence program for the Battlefords to meet the needs of victims, children, offenders and their families who are caught up in the cycle of family violence. Targets Aboriginal people who are experiencing problems with family violence, as well as serving non-Aboriginal people who are in crisis and seeking support. Services offered include: * Individual and family counselling; referrals to other services; informing community leaders about conditions that affect the wellbeing of the community; and, informing the community about the services offered by the family violence program.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-445-3500
Fax Number: 
306-446-2533
Street Address: 
Box 1270
City: 
Battleford
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S0M 1E0

Métis Women of Yorkton

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Organization Type: 
Governmental Body
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Responds to the needs of children and their families who are at risk for family violence in Yorkton. Targets Metis people, and especially Metis parents and children who are experiencing family violence, and also serves both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people. Services offered include: developing men’s and women’s healing circles, using traditional Aboriginal models; interviewing clients to assess their needs; acting as a liaison to other resources and agencies; facilitating appropriate therapies for clients; counselling clients and groups about family violence; referring clients to other programs if needed; and educating clients and the community about family violence.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
306-782-5533
Fax Number: 
306-782-6046
Street Address: 
Box 20021
City: 
Yorkton
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S3N 3X3

Griefworks BC

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Counselling

Provides information and grief support for those experiencing a loss through death. Also provides a database of over 600 bereavement support service providers.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
604-875-2741
Email Address: 
person@griefworksbc.com
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-234-3322
Street Address: 
E405-4500 Oak St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6H 3N1

Women Aware

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Forms a support and advocacy organization, founded and run by women who survived domestic violence. Offers support groups, one on one interaction, as well as presentations and campaigns.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
514-489-1110
Email Address: 
womenaware@bellnet.ca
Website/URL: 
Tollfree Phone Number: 
866-489-1110
City: 
Montreal
Province: 
Québec

African Community Health Services

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Amharic
Tigrigna
Igbo
Somali
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Counselling
Clinical or health care services

Caters to to African immigrants and African Canadians and is dedicated to the promotional of the mental, socio-economic, physical and cultural health of African Canadians, primarily in Ontario. Offers an inter-African HIV/AIDS project that provices supportive education, counselling, and referral and practical support for urban youth, young adults including gay and lesbian youth, troubled youth, youth with addictions and those involved in prostitution.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
416-591-7600
Fax Number: 
416-591-7317
Street Address: 
500-489 College St
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6G 1A5

North Island Regional Eating Disorder Program

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Offers individual conselling/assessment/referral, information to individuals/families struggling with an eating disorder, support groups, team meetings with other caregivers, and community awareness/information events.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-850-5828
Street Address: 
207-1040 Shoppers Row
City: 
Campbell River
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V9W 2C6

Women's Counselling Program, North

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Counselling

Offers individual and group counselling, free of charge, to women who are residents of Haida Gwaii/Queen Charlotte Islands.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-626-5200
Email Address: 
iwswcpn@island.net
Fax Number: 
250-626-5238
Street Address: 
1579 Cook
City: 
Massett
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V0T 1M0

Women's Counselling Program, South

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Counselling

Offers individual and group counselling, free of charge, to women who are residents of Haida Gwaii/Queen Charlotte Islands.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
250-559-8828
Email Address: 
iwswcpn@island.net
Street Address: 
Box 207
City: 
Queen Charlotte
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V0T 1S0

Mi'kmaq Native Friendship Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Training
Community education/development
Counselling
Residence

Provides student tutoring, youth group, dance group, counselling for job, alcohol and drugs, domestive violence, or other personal issues, a needle exchange program, and a half-way house. Also offers upgrading computer skills courses.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
902-420-1576
Email Address: 
micmacfriendshipcentre@msn.com
Fax Number: 
902-423-6130
Street Address: 
2158 Gottingen St
City: 
Halifax
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B3K 3B4
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