Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Description (Brief)
24 Hour Crisis and Distress Services - Phone, Text and Chat, HaltonHalton Region This listing shows 24 hour crisis and distress services (phone, text, chat) serving Halton Region * listing is not a complete list of every possible resource available * for additional community infor ...
2-Spirited People of the 1st NationsToronto Downtown Central Support, referrals, advocacy * HIV/AIDS education and prevention including distribution of male and female condoms, lubricant and Aboriginal resource material * needle exchange and harm reduction mate ...
4:ONEoakvilleOakville The organization focuses on two areas related to human trafficking in Canada; public awareness and survivor support Public awareness: * activities include holding workshops and information forums rega ...
Abrigo CentreToronto Downtown West Multiservice agency * liaison with Portuguese-speaking communities Community development -- information and referral, assistance with forms * youth programs including school outreach workshops * settl ...
ArmaghMississauga Supportive transitional housing
Assaulted Women's HelplineOntario Telephone crisis counselling, emotional support, information and referrals to emergency shelters, legal information and community services, as well as culturally appropriate resources for abused women ...
Assaulted Women's Helpline, Training, Resource and Outreach DepartmentOntario Training Programs for the Nonprofit Sector -- training workshops and presentations on issues of violence against women, intervention strategies, legal issues and resources for assaulted women * consu ...
Boost Child & Youth Advocacy Centre, Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Counselling Referral ProgramToronto Downtown North Referrals to and funding for short-term immediate counselling services * assistance in finding a counsellor
Canada. Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of CrimeOttawa (City of) * Facilitates access of victims to existing federal programs and services by providing them with information and referrals * Addresses complaints of victims about compliance with the provisions of the ...
Canada. Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Ottawa, Human Trafficking HotlineOttawa Human Trafficking National Coordination Centre * develops an extensive network of partnerships * monitors investigations from a national perspective * facilitates the central processing of requests fr ...
Canadian Centre for Men and FamiliesToronto Downtown Central Men's health promotion and support for issues such as depression, anxiety, relationships, separation and divorce, parenting, social isolation and self-esteem, and abuse and trauma * individual, couple ...
Canadian Centre for Victims of TortureToronto Downtown Central Medical, mental health and social care Mental health program -- supportive counselling with referral to additional services as appropriate * group programs and drop in * mutual support groups for men, ...
Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture, Mississauga OfficeMississauga Mental health program * supportive counselling with referral to additional services as appropriate * group programs and drop in * mutual support groups for men, women, children and youth * crisis inte ...
Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting, HaltonHalton Region By law, any individual (including professionals, officials and members of the public) witnessing or with reasonable grounds to suspect an act of child abuse, neglect, abandonment, desertion or need fo ...
Child Find OntarioToronto Promotes personal safety of children * programs, services and resources to protect children and reduce victimization, available through affiliate Canadian Centre for Child Protection * online resource ...
Chrysalis Anti-Human Trafficking NetworkToronto Telephone counselling and support by trained volunteer trauma counsellors * local referrals * Project Lifeline -- safe buddy system for sex workers working in isolation
Covenant House Toronto, Prevention and Awareness School PresentationsToronto Downtown Central Multimedia presentations and facilitated open discussion in school environment Before You Run -- open discussion on contributing factors to youth homelessness including family breakdown, abuse, mental ...
Criminal Injuries Compensation BoardToronto Downtown Central Administers Compensation for Victims of Crime Act * payments may be awarded for pain and suffering, lost pay due to inability to work, loss of support for dependants as a result of the victim's death, ...
Eagle's Nest Association of Waterdown, Unpublished Address, Drummond HouseFlamborough A non-secure transitional home offering up to a three month stay for women and children who are emerging from oppressive circumstances and offers a program to help them to heal, while living in a supp ...
Elder Abuse OntarioEtobicoke Central Non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about the abuse and neglect of older adults, under the Ontario Strategy to Combat Elder Abuse Senior Safety Line - Free confidential support line ...
Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton, BramptonBrampton Community programs Group and individual counseling including theft prevention, anger management, drug and alcohol counselling Court programs Diversion and alternate measure programs including communi ...
Elizabeth Fry Society of Peel-Halton, MississaugaMississauga Community programs Group and individual counselling including theft prevention, anger management, drug and alcohol counselling Court programs Diversion and alternate measure programs including commun ...
Ernestine's Women's ShelterToronto Downtown Central Emergency shelter * capacity 32 * counselling, advocacy, referrals * follow up * court and immigration escort * children's program and counselling * legal and housing assistance * Transitional Housing ...
Family Services of Peel, City Centre Drive, Abuse PreventionMississauga Abuse Prevention Programs and Services include: One-to-one counselling, therapy groups, education and support services South Asian Seniors Program Violence Against Women Program (Women who have experi ...
Farley FoundationMilton Assists low income individuals with subsidized emergency veterinary care
Fem'aide : Francophone helpline for women affected by violenceOntario Crisis intervention, support and referral to community agencies * educational workshops * confidential calls
Good Shepherd Centres, Second Stage ServicesHamilton West Offers women and children who have left abusive situations the chance to re-establish themselves in the community. Furnished, affordable housing is available for up to one year as well as a range of p ...
Good Shepherd Centres, Transitional Housing and Support ProgramHamilton West A program for women (and their children) who are survivors of violence and abuse, support workers will assist women in accessing services required to establish violence and abuse-free lives in their c ...
Good Shepherd Centres, Women's Services - Family Court Support Worker ProgramHamilton West Information on the family court process. Assistance in preparing for family court proceedings (documenting history of abuse, accessing Legal Aid). Referral to specialized services and supports in the ...
Good Shepherd Centres, Women's ServicesHamilton West Provides a place of sanctuary, safety and support for women (and their children) with a variety of programs. Shelter Programs: Mary’s Place Martha House Community & Support Services: Violence Against ...
Guelph General Hospital, Guelph Wellington Care and Treatment Centre for Sexual Assault and Domestic ViolenceGuelph Crisis services for people who have experienced sexual assault and / or domestic violence. May include physical examination, treatment of injuries, medications to prevent sexually transmitted diseases ...
Halton Children's Aid Society, Burlington OfficeBurlington Services include: Child protection * mandated by the Child, Youth and Family Services Act to protect children from abuse and neglect * provide emergency after hours service for children/youth who are ...
Halton Children's Aid Society, Milton OfficeMilton A non-profit agency responsible for the safety and protection of children, mandated by the Child and Family Services Act. Services include: Child protection * mandated by the Child and Family Services ...
Halton Collaborative Against Human Trafficking - SAVIS of Halton, Unpublished AddressHalton Region The aim of the collaborative is to: * let the lived experiences of survivors of human trafficking guide the Collaborative's work and initiatives in the community * maintain the Client Centered Support ...
Halton Regional Police Service, Halton Youth Justice ProgramOakville The Halton Youth Justice Program (HYJP) deals with young persons between the ages of 12-17 years who have committed a criminal offence in the community. * designed to deal with youth in conflict with ...
Halton Regional Police Service, Human Trafficking and ViceOakville Human trafficking is the exploitation, manipulation or control of a person (usually a female) by violence or threats of violence to provide a sexual service or forced labour. The unit is responsible f ...
Halton Regional Police Service, Victim Quick Response ProgramOakville Victim Quick Response Program -- immediate assistance with emergency expenses related to the incident, including emergency home safety, accommodation, meals, transportation, dependent care costs, cou ...
Halton Regional Police Service, Victim Services UnitOakville This unit provides emotional support and community referrals to victims of crime and tragedy throughout Halton Region. * volunteers are equipped to respond to crisis situations and are available 24 ho ...
Halton Violence Prevention CouncilOakville The 20+ member organizations of the Council are committed to ending violence against women and children. * members include violence against women services, child welfare, counselling agencies, health ...
Halton Women's Place, Emergency Shelter and Crisis ServicesBurlington Major Services : * 24 hour crisis lines for abused women * safe shelter accommodation, food, and basic personal items for a maximum of 8 weeks for abused women and their dependent children * individu ...
Halton Women's Place, Burlington and Milton - Unpublished Address, SafePet ProgramBurlington A program administered by Halton Women's Place to protect pets from violence. If a woman is seeking shelter and has a companion animal, the shelter will work closely with the client, local veterinaria ...
Hamilton General Hospital, Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care Centre (SA/DVCC)Hamilton Central Provides specialized healthcare for adolescents, women, individuals who are transgender, and men who have experienced sexual assault and/or domestic violence.
Hamilton Regional Indian Centre, Aboriginal Healing and Wellness ProgramHamilton East Fosters healing and wellness with a focus on reducing family violence, promoting healthy lifestyles, and providing culture-based programming and healing. Offers counselling for male survivors of sexua ...
Hospital for Sick ChildrenToronto Downtown Central Pediatric acute care hospital * dental clinic * Epilepsy classroom for children with intractable epilepsy * psychiatry International Patient Office 416-813-7680 * for out of country families seeking t ...
How to Find - Free/Low Cost Counselling, HaltonHalton Region If this is an emergency, please call 9-1-1 If you or someone else is in crisis, please call Halton's 24/7 crisis line: * COAST: 1-877-825-9011 (Ages 16 and up) * ROCK: 905-878-9785 (Ages 16 and under ...
How to Find - Help if You Witness or Suspect Human Trafficking or Sexual Exploitation, HaltonHalton Region If you witness or suspect someone is a victim of human trafficking or sexual exploitation or if a victim comes to you there are agencies in Halton Region that offer help and support services: Reportin ...
Interval House of HamiltonHamilton Mountain West A transition house and emergency shelter specifically for abused women and their children. All services are confidential and include meals, emergency clothing, personal needs, counselling services. Fr ...
Interval House of Hamilton, Waterdown - 17 Main St, Flamborough Women's Resource CentreWaterdown Provides support services for women including information and referrals, individual counselling, legal advocacy and support, women's groups, transitional support for abuse, employment counseling, and ...
Ironwood Project (The)Halton Hills Support group offering workshops and peer support for survivors of childhood sexual abuse * workshop for family and friends of survivors
John Howard Society of Hamilton, Burlington & Area, Youth ServicesHamilton East Provides direct service to youths who are involved in the Criminal Justice System, who are at risk of becoming involved and/or their families. Services include: Achieves Program Choices in Anger Progr ...
Juravinski Hospital, Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care CentreHamilton Mountain East Provides specialized healthcare for adolescents, women, individuals who are transgender, and men who have experienced sexual assault and/or domestic violence. Hospital staff will not report to the pol ...
MADD Canada, Halton Region ChapterOakville Organization whose aim is to stop impaired driving, support victims of this crime and educate and raise public awareness about the dangers and consequences of drinking and driving Major services inclu ...
McMaster Children's Hospital, Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care Centre (SA/DVCC)Hamilton West Providing effective, comprehensive and supportive care for children and adolescents who have experienced sexual assault. Care for children under the age of 13 is provided in conjunction with the Child ...
Métis Nation of Ontario, Ottawa - Montreal Rd, Healing and Wellness Branch - Victim Services ProgramOttawa Culturally relevant victim services * advocacy * access to cultural supports and community groups and circles to support healing * referrals to relevant community agencies and programs, and to psychia ...
Mission Services of Hamilton, Women's Services Opportunity Centre, Inasmuch HouseHamilton Central An emergency shelter for women and children in crisis, due to abuse and homelessness.
Muslim Community Services, Mississauga WestMississauga Offers a wide range of services and learning opportunities to newcomers to facilitate their settlement and integration into Canada Participates in LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) i ...
Native Women's Resource Centre of Toronto, Community ProgramsToronto Downtown Central Crisis intervention * information and referral * urban orientation * community outreach * food programs Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children -- home visits for families with children birth-6 yea ...
Nina's Place, Joseph Brant Hospital, Regional Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Care CentreBurlington If you have experienced recent sexual assault or domestic violence, go to Joseph Brant Hospital Emergency Dept and ask for Nina's Place If you were assaulted within the last 2 years, and you would lik ...
Oakville and Milton Humane SocietyOakville Services include: * shelter for lost, injured, or abandoned animals and a lost and found service to reunite lost pets with their owners * program for permanent adoption of unclaimed animals from the s ...
Oasis Centre des Femmes, Brampton Satellite OfficeBrampton Free and confidential services including, counselling services, transitional support, confidential provincial support line for French speaking women who have experienced violence, provides crisis inte ...
Ontario Association of Interval and Transition HousesToronto Downtown Central Provincial coalition of first stage emergency shelters for abused women and their children * membership also includes second stages housing programs and community-based women’s service organizations * ...
Ontario Human Trafficking HelplineToronto Downtown North Referral to a wide variety of services including legal support and shelters * funded by Ontario Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services * operated by Findhelp Information Services
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Support Services for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse ProgramOntario Information and referral to community support services to meet long term needs including crisis and follow-up services Member agency of Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario ...
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General, 119 King St, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee (OPGT) – Guardianship InvestigationsHamilton Central Provides a range of services that safeguard the legal, personal and financial interests of certain private individuals and estates.
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Hamilton Central, Victim/Witness Assistance ProgramHamilton Central Information, assistance and support to increase participation in the criminal court process * case-specific information (court dates, bail conditions) * trial preparation * liaise with Crown Attorneys ...
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Victim/Witness Assistance ProgramMilton Provides victims/witnesses of crime with information and assistance to support participation in the criminal court process. Services Services begin once police have laid charges and continue until the ...
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Toronto, Court of Appeal of Ontario, Victim/Witness Assistance ProgramToronto Downtown Central Information, assistance and support to increase participation in the criminal court process * case-specific information (court dates, bail conditions) * trial preparation * liaise with Crown Attorneys ...
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Toronto, Ontario Review Board, Victim/Witness Assistance ProgramToronto Downtown Central Information, assistance and support to increase participation in the criminal court process * case-specific information (court dates, bail conditions) * trial preparation * liaise with Crown Attorneys ...
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General - Northern Region, Toronto, Family Information Liaison UnitToronto * Provides family members of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG) access to confidential, culturally responsive, trauma-informed and victim-centered assistance * Supports families ...
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General. Financial Assistance for Families of Homicide Victims ProgramToronto Downtown Central Time limited initiative of the Ontario Government will provide up to $10,000 per homicide to eligible applicants
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General. Office of the Children's LawyerToronto Downtown Central Personal Rights -- legal representation of children under the Courts of Justice Act in custody/access matters under the Divorce Act and Children's Law Reform Act * legal representation of children an ...
Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General. Victim Support LineOntario Victim Support Line -- information and referrals for victims of crime, to supports and services that are available in your community Victim Notification System -- access to information on changes in ...
Parole Board of Canada, Victim Information ServiceOttawa Independent administrative tribunal within the federal Ministry of Public Safety, making decisions after assessing risk and public safety under the authority of the Corrections and Conditional Release ...
PCHS, Mississauga Head OfficeMississauga Seniors and high risk seniors services (to assist in aging at home) * health promotion (diabetes education, tobacco prevention, healthy eating, cancer, etc) * domestic violence support and assistance ...
PCHS, Brampton LocationBrampton Seniors and high risk seniors services (to assist in aging at home) * Health promotion (diabetes education, tobacco prevention, healthy eating, cancer, etc) * Domestic violence support and assistance ...
Public Health Agency of Canada, Stop Family ViolenceOttawa Provides a one-stop online source of information for those affected by family violence, know someone who is, or simply want to learn more about family violence. * this site contains information that c ...
Radius Child and Youth ServicesHalton Region Major services: * identify and remediate the traumatic impact of interpersonal abuse * provide support, education and intervention to all non-offending family members or caregivers impacted by their c ...
SAFE, No Physical Address, Survivor Advocates for EmpowermentHalton Region Speaking out against gender-based violence empowers committee members and enhances their self esteem and resiliency Activities to raise awareness to support those in crisis include: * participation in ...
Service Canada, Canadian Benefit for Parents of Young Victims of CrimeOttawa Grant providing assistance to eligible parents who suffer a loss of income taking time away from work * payments are $450 a week, before tax, paid bi-weekly for up to 35 weeks over a period of two yea ...
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Oakville - Head OfficeOakville Services include: * 24-hour crisis line * free individual counselling for ages 14 and up * support services for friends and family members * advocacy, support and accompaniment to Nina's Place, the po ...
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Acton Satellite Office - Unpublished AddressActon An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse. * this Act ...
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Anti-Human Trafficking ServicesHalton Region Crisis Support Workers provide support and assistance to survivors of human trafficking. Services include: * crisis intervention * basic needs * emotional support * advocacy & accompaniment * safety p ...
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Burlington Satellite Office - Unpublished AddressBurlington An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse. * this Bur ...
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Georgetown Satellite Office - Unpublished AddressGeorgetown An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse. * this Geo ...
Sexual Assault & Violence Intervention Services of Halton, Milton Satellite Office - Unpublished AddressMilton An agency that provides free, confidential, non-judgmental, 24 hour support and counselling services for male, female and transgender survivors of violence including childhood sexual abuse. * this Mil ...
Shelter Movers of TorontoToronto Assists with urgent move from home, or escorted or resettlement move from shelter * volunteer-based * urgent or escorted moves include police assistance * free storage for families between permanent h ...
Talk4Healing, Telephone and On-line Chat Services, Telephone Helpline and On-line Chat Counselling ServicesThunder Bay Offers culturally appropriate counselling services to Indigenous women by Indigenous women, via telephone, text or chat
Thrive Counselling, Burlington Head OfficeBurlington Major services: * Violence Against Women Program * Caring Dads * individual, couple and family counselling * Employee Assistance Program * educational and counselling groups available in certain locat ...
Thrive Counselling, Caring DadsBurlington A 16 week group program for men who have used abusive behaviours with their family members * focuses on improving their relationships with family * understanding the impact behaviour has had on family ...
Thrive Counselling, Partner Assault Response ProgramBurlington A 12 week group education and counselling program on domestic violence and non-abusive ways of resolving conflict Victims and/or partners of the offender are provided with support including safety pla ...
Thrive Counselling, Oakville OfficeOakville Free Walk-In Counselling Clinic: * now available at this office * Wednesdays 1 pm-7:30 pm * no appointment or referral required Major services: Counselling * individual, couples, family and group trea ...
Thrive Counselling, The Safety Zone ProgramHalton Region A program supports children's healing from the effects of exposure to abuse and supports mothers to assist their children in this healing process * 12 week therapy group for mothers and children (4-16 ...
Thrive Counselling, Violence Against Women ProgramHalton Region Offers individual and group counselling for women who have experienced emotional, physical and/or sexual abuse by a partner Individual counselling: * individual counselling and therapy services are ta ...
Victim Assistance Volunteer Program, Mobile ServiceBurlington Provides short-term emotional support and practical assistance to victims of crime and road trauma, which encompasses serious personal injuries and fatalities * volunteers are specially trained indivi ...
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Milton, North Halton Women's Support ServicesMilton Acts as resource hub for women in crisis, distress or transition in a caring, confidential, non-judgement and safe environment. The Support program empowers women to alleviate social isolation, to fos ...
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville, Legal ClinicOakville A free legal clinic with volunteer lawyers from across Halton Region Lawyers volunteer on a rotating schedule in the following areas: * employment law/human rights * family law * immigration law * cri ...
Women's Centre of Halton (The), Oakville, One-on-one Support ServicesOakville One-on-one support services include: Mental health advocate: * for women struggling with depression, anxiety or other undiagnosed mental health challenges and are in need of mental health supports Dro ...
Women's College Hospital, Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Care CentreToronto Downtown Central Medical assessment and treatment * psychological and social support * collection of medical and legal evidence at request of client * counseling * follow-up services * safety planning Mobile team of n ...
Women's College Hospital, Women Recovering from Abuse ProgramToronto Downtown Central Intensive 8 week half day group psychotherapy program with accompanying individual therapy
Women's Shelters Canada, Ottawa - Mailing Address, ShelterSafe.caOttawa Online clickable map that connects women with the nearest shelter * map provides the shelter's 24 hour phone number and/or website * map provides information on each shelter's pet policy, wheelchair a ...