Women's Centre Grey & Bruce (The)

Site: Women's Centre Grey & Bruce (The)

Service: Family Court Support Worker Program

Description
Description (Service) Provides free and confidential family court support for individuals who have experienced domestic violence. Services include: 
 
* information about the family court process 
* advocacy in navigating the family court system 
* assistance in documenting the history of abuse for family court proceedings  
* referral to specialized services and supports in the community  
* safety planning  
* court accompaniment to proceedings when required 
* assistance accessing Legal Aid 
 
Does not offer legal advice or replace advice from a lawyer 
 
Services are provided by three agencies in Grey and Bruce depending on gender or court location (Women's Centre Grey and Bruce, Women's House Serving Bruce and Grey, Victim Services Bruce Grey Perth)
Service Details
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm * Shelter/Crisis Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
Victims of domestic violence involved in the family court process (individuals who are living in, are leaving or have left an abusive situation) * serves women and men
Application Call
Languages English ; French - mandated to provide service in French
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
2048A 9th Ave E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 3H2
 
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Physical Access Not Accessible - arrangements can be made to meet at an accessible location
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration 519-376-0755 ext 205 * Shelter/Crisis 519-371-1600
Toll Free Phone From 519 area only 1-800-265-3722
Fax 519-376-3026
Website www.thewomenscentre.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/TWCgreybruce
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/TWCgreybruce
Primary Contact Patricia, Family Court Support Worker; Phone: 519-376-0755 ext 106; Email: patriciao@thewomenscentre.org
Primary Executive Heather Fowler, Executive Director; Phone: 519-376-0755 ext 200; Email: heatherf@thewomenscentre.org

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