Outreach Services

Outreach Services are available to women in the community who have experience or are currently experiencing abuse and violence. Women can meet with a counsellor, obtain legal support and information, or attend one of the psycho-educational or support groups that are offered throughout the year. These services are free and confidential and are available at our off-site location in Barrie.  Appointments can be made by calling 705-721-9977.

Counselling (ext 21)

Our Outreach Counsellor provides:

  • short term solution-focused counselling
  • safety planning
  • information and education about violence against women
  • referrals to other community and social service agencies
  • public education about violence against women

Legal Support (ext 22)

Our Legal Resource Advocate provides:

  • legal information and support
  • safety planning
  • legal referrals
  • accompaniment to legal appointments and court support
  • ¬†public education about violence against women

Group Program (ext 25)

Our group facilitator provides:

  • psycho-educational groups
  • support groups
  • individual counselling as needed
  • public education about violence against women

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