Design for A New Tomorrow

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Description
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 * Individuals who are ordered by the court to attend the program in response to a criminal charge involving domestic violence * 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.
Eligibility
Women must be minimum 16 years of age. Self referral or community members.

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 Process
Referrals are accepted from anyone
Office
905-684-1223 ext 1
Fax
905-684-8067
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
dfnt@dfnt.ca
Mailing Address
60 James St
Suite 502
St Catharines, ON, L2R 7E7
Canada
Languages
English, French, French in partnership with Centre De Santé Communautaire.Interpreter's Services are available if needed in a variety of languages. Please request at the time of booking appointment.
Fees
Service ; Women pay an Admin fee of $5 on second visit. Partner Assault Response program fees: sliding scale based on annual income
Documents Required
Contact for information
Accessibility
Partially Accessible - Parking - Accessible; Entrance - Accessible; Washroom - Usable
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Copyright
INCommunities, 211 Central South
Last Updated On
August 15, 2022
Address
60 James St, Suite 502
St Catharines, ON, L2R 7E7
Cross street: King St and James St
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Hours of Operation
Mon
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Tue
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Wed
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Thu
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Fri
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Fort Erie
  • Niagara Falls
  • Port Colborne
  • St Catharines
  • Welland
  • West Lincoln