Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Description (Brief)
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 ...
Adoption Council of OntarioToronto Downtown North Adoption resource centre * workshops and seminars for prospective adoptive parents, and child welfare and mental health professionals * Youth Network includes youth-led education, advocacy, and peer s ...
Alienated Grandparents Anonymous, Hamilton Burlington Chapter - No Physical AddressBurlington Provides information and support to grandparents who feel alienated from access to their grandchildren and to parents estranged from their adult children Chapter meets twice a month to offer support, ...
Birthright of MiltonMilton Provides caring, non-judgmental, and completely confidential support to pregnant girls and women throughout an unplanned pregnancy, offering alternatives to abortion Services include: * friendship and ...
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 ...
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 ...
Family Supports Institute OntarioToronto Downtown West Information and referral on family resource programs * consultation to individual programs * assistance in starting programs * professional development and training * public education * network develo ...
Fathers Resources International, No physical addressHamilton (City of) Help for single, separated, divorced or never married Fathers. Get help with Child Custody, Child Visitation/Access, Separation, Divorce and Parenting Concerns. Programs and Services: Father Friendly ...
Good Shepherd Centres, 320 Tragina Ave, Regina's PlaceHamilton East Provides transitional housing and support to young mothers in self-contained apartment units with on-site programming and support staff. Programs include: * Cooking/Community Gardening * Health & Nutr ...
Good Shepherd Centres, Jeanne Scott Parent and Child Resource CentreHamilton East Provides young mothers in the east end of Hamilton the opportunity to attend high school in an alternative education setting with on-site child care for their children.
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, Halton Prenatal Nutrition ProgramOakville A free year round program for pregnant women to offer extra support for those facing challenging life circumstances. Weekly sessions are held on topics to improve the health of moms and their babies. ...
Halton. Halton Region Health Department, HaltonParents/Family Health Information LineOakville Connect directly with a Public Health Nurse or Child Development Staff about any health issue from thinking about pregnancy to raising teenagers: * teen behaviour and communication * child and youth h ...
Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster University Medical CentreHamilton West Part of the Hamilton Health Sciences Family of Hospitals and is home to McMaster Children's Hospital, Adult Day Services: Medical Specialty Clinics and Outpatient Same-Day Surgery and Women's Reproduc ...
Hamilton Regional Indian CentreHamilton East Provides culturally sensitive programs and services for the betterment of the local Native population. Programs include: * Aboriginal Alternative Secondary School Program (ASSP) * Strengthening Hamilt ...
Hawthorne MidwivesMilton Provides care to all women in need but also to women with low income, living in shelters,  teen mothers with unplanned pregnancies, as well as new immigrants and refugees to the area * midwives s ...
Home Suite Hope, Unpublished AddressHalton Region Program offers participants: * long term housing * integrated support in acquiring education * wrap-around services through dedicated case workers and partner agencies * job skills and related trainin ...
Hospital for Sick Children, Teen ClinicToronto Downtown Central Eating Disorders Program -- diagnosis and treatment * inpatient and outpatient programs Substance Abuse Day Treatment Program -- harm reduction approach * individual and group treatment * academic pr ...
How to Find - Emergency Shelters in Halton and AreaHalton Region Overview and index of shelters in Halton and area HALTON General Shelter: Salvation Army Halton Lighthouse Shelter, 905-339-2918 * located in Oakville, this is the general emergency shelter for all of ...
ICNA Relief Canada, Head Office, Muslim Family ServicesMississauga Multi-cultural agency working in the field of community and social development Maryam Home Women's Shelter -- temporary home open to all women but focused on serving the needs of Muslim women in abusi ...
JFJ Hope CentreMississauga Provides free, non-judgemental and confidential services to women experiencing low self esteem, body image issues, loneliness, post abortion stress, a crisis pregnancy, and/or unhealthy relationships ...
John Howard Society of Hamilton, Burlington & Area, Community ServicesHamilton East Promotes and fosters a safer and healthier community through the provision of a continuum of community based services. Programs include: Community Education Program Crisis Intervention and Reintegrati ...
Joseph Brant Hospital, Maternal and Child ProgramBurlington Family-centred care program for mothers, newborns and families * services provided for prenatal to postpartum stages, including Breastfeeding, Rhesus (RH) Clinic, and Gestational and Paediatric Diabet ...
Joseph Brant Hospital, Paediatric and Gestational Diabetes ClinicBurlington Clinic at the Joseph Brant Hospital specializing in paediatric and gestational diabetes * Gestational Diabetes Clinic is for women who are diagnosed with gestational diabetes or women who are already ...
Lighthouse Program for Grieving ChildrenOakville Support groups: * children ages 3-12 * teens * parent-caregiver groups * groups meet twice monthly - call for details Other services: Grief Training Educational presentations and consultations to scho ...
McMaster Children's Hospital, Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre, Level 3, Child and Youth Mental Health Parent & Community Education ServicesHamilton Central COPE programs are designed to strengthen the parenting capacity of families/caregivers whose children are displaying challenging behaviours, notably attentional and/or oppositional behaviours. COPEing ...
McMaster Children's Hospital, Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre, Level 4, Infant Parent ProgramHamilton Central Provides services for families of infants, toddlers and young children. Evidenced-based services include in-home intervention, parenting groups, workshops, assessments, communication clinics, newslett ...
Milton. Community Services, Family Recreation ProgramsMilton Refer to the current Community Services Guide for complete descriptions, or website for times and fees. Family Fitness registered Family Drop-in: Parent & Child Floor Hockey * Parent & Child Basketbal ...
Monica Place for Pregnant and Parenting Youth, Monica Place CambridgeCambridge Monica Place Cambridge is a supportive housing program for young women and their children up to 3 years of age. The housing complex has fifteen two-bedroom units and is suited to young women seeking t ...
Movies for Mommies, Oakville, The Original Parent & Baby Film EventOakville Movie screenings: * films are run with reduced sound levels, loud enough to hear, but soft enough to protect sensitive ears * lights are on but reduced by half * presentations by guest speakers on top ...
Multiple Births CanadaCentral Ontario Provides support, education, research and advocacy locally, nationally and internationally to individuals, families and organizations that have a personal or professional interest in multiple birth is ...
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre, Parent ProgramsOakville Parent programs and support groups include: * parent & child drop in programs, Monday to Friday * Babytime with library and Public Health nurse visitors * babywearing group * Mums Overcoming Mental Il ...
Operation Come Home, Ottawa - Gloucester StOttawa Uses a variety of programming designed to assist clients on an individual and personal level. Guides and supports youth based on their dreams, goals, and desires for a better life. “Works” Programs: P ...
Parents for Children's Mental Health, Georgetown Chapter, Family Support GroupGeorgetown Peer to peer support group for parents of children with mental health challenges
Parents for Children's Mental Health, Burlington Chapter, Family Support GroupBurlington Peer to peer support group for parents of children and youth with mental health disorders/illnesses * provide support, education, and empowerment by linking networks of families, communities, agencies ...
Parents for Children's Mental Health, Oakville Chapter, Family Support GroupOakville Provincial, family-led, non-profit organization that provides a voice for families who face the challenges of child and youth mental health issues * provide support, education, and empowerment by link ...
Project Autism CanadaHalton Region Main services: * Community Support * Education Programs * Sport Programs * Workshops * Parent Education * Parent Socials * Parent Support * Clubs * Social Groups * Awareness & Advocacy Initiatives ...
ROCK, Burlington - Pearl St - Head OfficeBurlington Mental Health services Brief services: Walk-in counselling clinic * quick access to therapeutic intervention where family members can see trained therapists or counsellors at their chosen moments of n ...
ROCK, Milton OfficeMilton Mental Health services Brief services: Walk-in counselling clinic * quick access to therapeutic intervention where family members can see trained therapists or counsellors at their chosen moments of n ...
ROCK, Oakville OfficeOakville Mental Health services Brief services: Walk-in counselling clinic * quick access to therapeutic intervention enabling family members to see trained therapists or counsellors at their chosen moments of ...
Roman Catholic Diocese of Hamilton (The), Retrouvaille Marriage Support ProgramHamilton Program is designed to support marriages in crisis and can be of assistance to couples who have separated, but are willing to work on their relationship to help repair the difficulties that exist.
Salvation Army (The), Hamilton Central - 138 Herkimer St, Grace HavenHamilton Central A branch of the Salvation Army that offers residential and school programs for young moms with free onsite childcare for those who attend the program.
Service Canada, Services for YouthOntario Job search support including computer and Internet access, employment counselling, job search techniques, youth program information, resume and interview assistance For up-to-the-minute details on Ser ...
Shifra Homes, Maternity Residence and Resource CentreBurlington Provides the basic needs of life: shelter, food, clothes, safety and support Services include: * accommodation * pregnancy counselling * support services during pregnancy, childbirth and for a period ...
Single Moms, Fresh StartHalton Region Services Include: * Weekly Workshops * Fundraisers * Donations * Referrals * Counselling
Sunnybrook Health Sciences CentreNorth York Central Acute care hospital * brain sciences (stroke, dementias, mood and anxiety disorders) * cancer care * heart centre * trauma and burn centre * veterans care (resident care, dementia care, palliative car ...
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 ...