Contact Details
Office Phone 905-684-1223 ext 1
Fax 905-684-8067
E-Mail dfnt@dfnt.ca
Website www.dfnt.ca
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Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
60 James St, Suite 502
St Catharines, ON L2R 7E7
 
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Intersection King St and James St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Support individuals who have experienced abuse in intimate adult relationships in their journey towards healthy self-directed lives and respectful relationships. 
 
A community based program funded by the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services which provides individual and group counselling to enable women to become non-victims of physical or mental abuse. Participates in the Coalition to End Violence Against Women, which promotes and facilitates a coordinated community response to the abatement of violence against women. 
 
* public education * intervention * treatment * follow-up * counselling * women's group 
 
The Partner Assault Response Program in partnership with the Family Counselling Centre) * Funded by the Ministry of the Attorney General * for individuals who have been abusive to their partners and are committed to change * Voluntary participants also eligible: call for details * Sliding fee schedule for service 
 
Neighbours, Friend and Families Campaign - raises awareness of the signs of woman abuse. Speakers are available, please contact the office.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility Women must be minimum 16 years of age. 
 
PAR: It is a POST-SENTENCE program for anyone charged and convicted of a domestic offence. The offender will be referred to the program by a court as a condition of a probation order, conditional sentence or parole, or as a condition of bail prior to sentencing. FACS referrals and self-referral if there are no criminal charges.
Application Referrals are accepted from anyone
Languages English ; Interpreters accessed as needed.
Fees Service ; Women pay an Admin fee of $5 on second visit 
Partner Assault Response program fees: sliding scale based on annual income
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking - Accessible; Entrance - Accessible; Washroom - Usable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1981
Elections Oct
Service Categories Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ; Domestic Violence Intervention Programs ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Domestic Violence Issues

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