Crisis intervention

Crisis intervention

Understanding the nature of crisis

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Resource Language: 
English
Author: 
Reeta Kohli
Publisher: 
Education Wife Assault
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Discusses the nature of a crisis situation, and explores the goals of effective crisis intervention. Recommends a course of action for a counsellor working with victims of spousal assault.

Assaulted Women's Helpline

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Training
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Provides a 24-hour telephone and TTY line for women in the province of Ontario for: crisis counselling; emotional support; safety planning; guidance around options; and, referrals for shelters, rape crisis centres, legal services and supports, community based supports, criminal justice supports and services, counsellors and therapists, support groups, and culturally and linguistically appropriate services. Also offers training, seminars and workshops for the non-profit and private sector. Web site includes information on abuse and links to other organizations and web sites.

Primary Telephone: 
416-863-0511 (Crisis line for Greater Toronto Area)
Website/URL: 
TTY/TDD: 
866-863-7868
Fax Number: 
416-364-0563
Tollfree Phone Number: 
866-863-0511
Street Address: 
P.O. Box 369, Station B
City: 
Toronto
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M5T 2W2

KLINIC Community Health Centre

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English

Provides primary health care for adults and children, reproductive health services and community outreach services to the Winnipeg community. Additional services include outreach services for the elderly, crisis intervention, sexual-assault counselling, family-violence counselling, and community education.

Primary Telephone: 
204-784-4090
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
klinic@klinic.mb.ca
Fax Number: 
204-772-7988
Street Address: 
870 Portage Ave
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal/ZIP Code: 
R3G 0P1

Don't tell me to take a hot bath: resource manual for crisis workers

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Shirley Masuda
Publisher: 
DAWN Canada
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Written for suicide crisis workers and based on the results of the research that was part of DAWN Canada's Safety Network: Suicide and Abuse Project. Intended to help understand what it is like to have a disability and looks at some of the issues that contribute to the feelings of hopelessness that bring women to the point of seeing death as a better option to living.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
COUN.M37 1995

Sucker Creek Women's Emergency Shelter

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Groups Served: 
All women
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Families
Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English

Mandate: To provide shelter for women in crisis as well as abused women and children.

Primary Telephone: 
780-526-2929
Secondary Telephone: 
24hr Crisis Line 780-526-4357
Email Address: 
screekwes@gmail.com
Fax Number: 
780-526-4940
Street Address: 
PO Box 231
City: 
Enilda
Province: 
Alberta
Postal/ZIP Code: 
T0G 0W0

Haliman-Norfolk Women's Shelter

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support

Haldimand & Norfolk Women's Sevices is a charitable, non-profit corporation governed by an elected Board of Directors. Programs and services are funded by the Ministry of Community and Social Services, Ministry of Child & Youth Services and the Ministry of Health. Project Grants have been made availible through the Ontario Trillium Foundation and the Ministry of the Attorney General. Our many programs and services are enhanced by the generous support of community donations.
 
In addition to the services and programs for women who have experienced abuse and children who witness abuse, we educate and advocate for social, cultural and political change for women's equality and human rights.

Primary Telephone: 
(519)426-8048
Secondary Telephone: 
(519)428-4295
Website/URL: 
TTY/TDD: 
1-800-815-6419
Tollfree Phone Number: 
Crisis Line 1-800-265-8076
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
N3Y 4T2
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Nipissing Transition House

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization

Nipissing Transition House is a shelter for women in crisis and their children, prioritizing the needs of women fleeing abuse
 
Shelter and Crisis Line (705)476-2429

Primary Telephone: 
(705)494-9589
Secondary Telephone: 
(705)476-2429
Fax Number: 
(705) 476-0274
Street Address: 
547 John St
City: 
North Bay
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
P1B 2M9
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Campbell River Family Services

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Groups Served: 
All women
Families
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Consulting
Community education/development
Counselling
Counseling

Campbell River Family Services Society, a non-profit, charitable organization has been providing quality services to individual, children and families living in the Campbell River area since 1977. CRFSS is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and is staffed by qualified, dedicated individuals at all levels of the organization.
Our wide range of programs and services includes support, counseling, education, prevention and crisis intervention. Campbell River Family Services Society has been accredited by C.A.R.F. (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) since November 2004.

Primary Telephone: 
250-287-2421
Email Address: 
info@crfs.ca
Fax Number: 
250-287-4268
Street Address: 
487 10th Ave
City: 
Campbell River
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V9W 4E4
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Revelstoke Women's Shelter Society

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Groups Served: 
All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Counseling
Primary Telephone: 
250-837-4382
Fax Number: 
250-837-4353
Street Address: 
PO Box 1150
City: 
Revelstoke
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V0E 2S0

CHIMO Crisis Services

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Groups Served: 
All women
Aboriginal/métis/inuit women
Francophones
Families
Youth
Organization Type: 
Private foundation
Service Language: 
English
Chinese
Punjabi
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy
Counselling
Support group/peer support
Counseling

CHIMO prevents tragedies and saves lives. CHIMO strengthens individuals, families, and communities. CHIMO connects people with needed community resources. CHIMO builds bridges of understanding.
Created in Richmond, British Columbia in 1973, CHIMO Crisis Services now serves over 10,000 individuals and families each year from different cultural backgrounds, age groups, family lifestyles, and economic situations. CHIMO provides diverse services from community building to prevention, from individual crisis support to advocacy, and from peer support to education. CHIMO engages in collaborative community planning and develops innovative resources to address emerging needs.

Primary Telephone: 
604-279-7077
Secondary Telephone: 
Crisis line 24hr 604-279-7070
Email Address: 
chimo@chimocrisis.com
Fax Number: 
604-279-7075
Street Address: 
120 - 7000 Minoru Blvd
City: 
Richmond
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6Y 3Z5
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