Contact Information
Office Phone 905-624-1755
Fax 905-624-4046
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding United Way - Peel
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Community programs
Group and individual counseling including theft prevention, anger management, drug and alcohol counseling

Court programs
Diversion and alternate measure programs including community service, charitable donations and counselling * Court support program -- practical assistance, support, information to women in and out of custody

Youth programs
Court support for youth * Follow up and aftercare program -- assists young women leaving custody with reintegration * support, advocacy and referrals to community resources for counseling, education, employment, housing * Building Resiliency in Girls -- prevention/intervention based program addressing the social, emotional and cultural needs of girls 12-18 years

Transitional housing
Ellen House -- halfway house for women 18 years and older * capacity 10 * counseling * release planning * Marjorie Amos Residence -- open custody/open detention facility for young women 12-17 years * capacity 10 * helps reintegration into the community * supervision and guidance * educational upgrading * life skills

Outreach programs
Change is Choice program -- addresses problems with substance abuse, and anger management and criminal thinking in order to motivate women at Vanier Centre foe Women to enter more intensive rehabilitation * Girls in the Know -- mentorship program for female youth at Sly Aps focusing on self-awareness, empowerment and self-respect

Hours Mon-Tue 8:30 am-8 pm; Wed-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region ; Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
5170 Dixie Rd, Suite 206
Mississauga, ON L4W 1E3
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Intersection Dixie Rd and Eglinton Ave E
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Housing / Shelter ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Justice / Mental Health Programs ; Transitional Housing ; Youth Mental Health Resources ; Youth Mental Health Services
Service Categories Adult Diversion ~ Women ; Anger Management ~ Ex-Offenders ~ Women ; Community Correctional Centres ~ Girls ; Community Service Orders ~ Women ; Court Accompaniment for Offenders ~ Girls ; Court Accompaniment for Offenders ~ Women ; Day/Evening Reporting Centres for Offenders ~ Girls ; Ex-Offender Counselling ~ Women ; Ex-Offender Halfway Houses ~ Women ; Ex-Offender Reentry Programs ~ Women ; Juvenile Diversion ~ Girls ; Juvenile/Youth Delinquency Diversion Counselling ~ Girls

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