Domestic Abuse Services Oxford

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Description
Important COVID-19 Information:
Domestic Abuse Services Oxford offers programs and services for women, children and adolescents impacted by domestic abuse and/or homelessness. Programs and services include:
* emergency shelter for women, children and adolescents impacted by domestic abuse and/or homelessness. Shelter space is limited and not all requests can be accommodated.
* 24/7 crisis/information/support telephone and text lines
* risk assessments and safety planning

Domestic Abuse Services Oxford has many services to offer. These include:

* Crisis/Help/Support Line
* Community Counseling
* Residential Shelter Services
* Sexual Assault Counselling
* Transitional Resource Program

Believe in Me

Program designed for children/adolescents who come from a home where their mother has been abused * weekly group offers participants the opportunity to talk about their feelings, learn how to express anger appropriately and improve self-esteem * a group for mothers is held concurrently which helps teach them how to support their child/teen * assistance with transportation and child care for siblings may be available * transportation can be coordinated. Free and confidential.
Eligibility
Women and their dependents in Oxford County who are impacted by domestic abuse and/or homelessness



Crisis/Help/Support Line: Available to anyone who needs information related to domestic abuse and/or homelessness



Believe in Me: Children and teens 4-16 years, must be accompanied by mother or guardian

Residency Requirements: Oxford County
Application Process
Intake assessment is required for all programs.
Crisis
519-539-4811 or text 519-788-9993
Toll Free
Crisis Line and Inquiries 1-800-265-1938
Office
Administration: 519-539-7488
Fax
519-539-1163
Web Site
Visit Website
Email
diane@daso.ca
Mailing Address
c/o Domestic Abuse Services Oxford; 975 James Street
Woodstock, ON, N4S 0A5
Canada
Languages
English
Executive Director
Diane Harris
Email: diane@daso.ca
Fees
None
Documents Required
No documents required.
Accessibility
Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Information Oxford
Last Updated On
July 25, 2022
Address
975 James St
Woodstock, ON, N4S 0A5
Cross street: Springbank Ave S and James St;
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Hours of Operation
Mon
Open 24 Hours
Tue
Open 24 Hours
Wed
Open 24 Hours
Thu
Open 24 Hours
Fri
Open 24 Hours

Administration: Mon-Fri 24 hour service

Crisis Line: 24 hour service

Believe in Me: Group Meetings are after school, call for times and locations
Service Area(s)
Oxford County