Halton Family Services

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Record #: OAK0085 Last Modified: 11 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 15 May 2013 Update Schedule: 15 May 2014
Record Owner: OAK Date Created: 02 Oct 2003 Date Deleted: N/A  
Organization Info
Alternate NameHFS
Address235 Lakeshore Rd E
Oakville, ON L6J 7R4
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Located In CommunityOakville (Old Oakville)
Nearest Main IntersectionDunn St and Lakeshore Rd
Mailing AddressPO Box 69523 
Oakville, ON L6J 7R4
Areas ServedHalton Region
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Hours/Dates/Meeting Details
HoursMon, Tue, Wed 9 am-9 pm * Thu 9 am-5 pm * Fri closed
Contact Information
Office Phone905-845-3811 
Organization Emailinfo@haltonfamilyservices.org
Primary ContactTricia Varey, Business Manager; Phone: 905-845-3811 ext 110; Email: tvarey@haltonfamilyservices.org
Primary ExecutiveDeborah Lavender, Executive Director
Alternate ExecutiveDebbie Christie, Director of Programs
Description & Services
DescriptionProfessional counsellors/therapists offer individuals, couples and families hope, comfort and guidance when faced with the challenges of life. 
Major services:  
* individual, couples, family and group treatment 
* individual counselling for survivors of sexual abuse 
Client advocacy 
* assistance to cope successfully within the system 
Credit/debt counselling 
Employee assistance services 
* improving employee welfare and productivity, trauma intervention, management, consulting 
Grief counselling 
Service for abused women 
* individual and group counselling 
* group counselling for children 
Branch offices: 
Georgetown: 45-360 Guelph St, Suite 6 
Milton: 69 Main Street East, Unit 3 
Burlington: 720 Guelph Line, Suite 306 
Broader TermsCounselling ; Health ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Psychotherapy
SubjectsCounselling ; Employee assistance ; Family therapy ; Marriage counselling
Related TermsFamilies ; Family support ; Marriage ; Psychotherapy ; Telephone support
Eligibilityminimum age of 5 years for groups, otherwise to be determined at intake
Applicationcall Oakville head office for initial appointment * day and evening appointments available
FeesService - Sliding scale from $0 to $95 ; None - for services for abused women and their children ; Fee assistance available.
LanguagesEnglish ; Portuguese ; Spanish
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory HeadingsSafety
Other Details
ElectionsAGM June
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services ; United Way ; Fees ; Private - Employee Asistance Programs