Service: Counselling and Community Initiatives
|Record #: NIA0071||Last Modified: 12 Dec 2019||Last Full Update: 05 Apr 2019|
|Toll Free Phone||1-866-885-5947|
|Crisis Phone||Toll free 1-877-336-2433 (1-877-FEMAIDE) Individuals identifying as women and woman victims of abuse|
|Primary Contact||Jeanne Schmidt, Director, Specialized Services|
|Areas Served||Hamilton ; Niagara Region|
|Located In Community||Welland|
|Address & Map||
810 East Main St
Welland, ON L3B 3Y4
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|Intersection||East Main St and White Ave|
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||Children's Mental Health Program:
A wide variety of services are available to assist children, youth and families coping with mild to moderate mental health issues. Individualized assessment, counselling, case management and follow-up services are available to French-speaking children who have been exposed both directly and indirectly to some form of trauma such as violence, abuse, intimidation, war or torture.
The Service Coordination Program provides assistance to children and youth who require specialized mental health services that are currently not available in French. Services in this program may include: accompaniments and interpretation services, assisting English-speaking mental health professionals in the development of case plans for French-speaking clients, carrying out client assessments, counselling/treatment and case management services as agreed upon and in collaboration with the English-speaking service provider.
Adult Counselling Services:
Counselling services for those facing issues such as depression, bereavement, relationship difficulties with children etc.
Provides counselling and transitional support services for individuals identifying as women and for women who have been or are currently victims of abuse and/or sexual abuse. Also offering services for men who have been victims of abuse and/or sexual abuse during their childhood. Practical assistance such as accompaniments to lawyers' appointments, referrals to shelters or other housing options and safety planning are available. Off site services may be available to abusive partners through the Partner Abuse Response (PAR) program.
The CSC also partners with a 24 hour French Language Crisis line for victims of woman abuse "Femaide" 1-877-336-2433 1-877-FEMAIDE.
|Hours||Mon, Wed 8:30 am-5 pm * Tue, Thu 8:30 am-8 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm|
Children's Mental Health Program -- children, youth and families coping with mild to moderate mental health issues
Service Coordination Program -- children and youth who require specialized mental health services that are currently not available in French
|Application||All service requests for the children's mental health program must be made through Contact Niagara at 905-684-3407 or 1-800-933-3617.|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Service Categories||Child Abuse Counselling ~ Francophone Community ; Child Abuse Counselling ~ Francophone Community ~ Men ; General Counselling Services ~ Francophone Community ; Psychiatric Case Management ~ Youth ~ Francophone Community ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Francophone Community ~ Women|