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Counselling and Family Service Ottawa

Site: Ottawa

Service: Partner Assault Response

Alternate Name CFS ; CV19 ; New Directions Program ; OCR ; PAR ; Partner Assault Response ; Partner Assault Response Program
Former Name Catholic Family Service Ottawa
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
310 Olmstead St
Ottawa, ON K1L 7K3
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Intersection Montreal Rd and Olmstead St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free 2 hours parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (13 Apr 2020): In-person PAR groups have been suspended. Staff is working remotely.

12-week group education and counselling program on domestic violence and non-abusive ways of resolving conflict * victims/partners of the offender provided with support including safety planning, referrals to community resources, and information on offender’s progress
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm (Summer) * evening hours by appointment
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Offenders 18 years and older, ordered by the court to attend the program in response to a criminal charge involving domestic violence
Application Call to schedule an intake/assessment meeting (held during the day or in the evening by appointment)
Languages English ; French ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Quebec Sign Language (LSQ) ; Interpretive Services
Fees Service - Client fee based on sliding scale
Service Categories Domestic Violence Intervention Programs ; Domestic Violence Intervention Programs ~ Offenders ~ Spouse/Intimate Partner Abusers
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-233-8478
TTY Phone 613-233-1866
Fax 613-233-9881
Primary Contact Jeff Bondy, Program Coordinator; Email:
Primary Executive Franca DiDiomete, Executive Director; Email:
Other Details
Established 1940
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 118841105 RR0001 ; Fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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