Bernadette McCann House

Site: Bernadette McCann House

Service: Community Support and Outreach Services - Child and Youth Outreach Service

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Names
Former Name Women's Shelter & Support Services (Jan 2009)
Legal Name Bernadette McCann House
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Pembroke
Address & Map
Pembroke, ON
 
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Intersection Pembroke St and Mackay St
Mailing Address PO Box 244 
Pembroke, ON K8A 6X3
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) This service provides information and support to children and youth who have witnessed and/or experienced violence *  
 
Topics may include * definition of violence * family changes * who is responsible for violence? * safety planning * witnessing abuse * healthy relationships * feelings - how to express anger * dating violence * conflict resolution * self esteem  
 
Short-term intervention is provided through one-on-one and support groups * referrals are made to other service providers for long-term counselling
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * Shelter Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Renfrew County
Boundaries Renfrew County
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 21 year(s) 
 
Children and youth ages 4 to 21 years
Application Call for program intake
Languages English ; French - bilingual support is available by arrangement
Fees None
Service Categories Child Abuse Counselling ; Counselling for Children Affected by Domestic Violence
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-732-7776
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-4930
After Hours Phone 1-800-267-4930 or 613-732-3131
TTY Phone 613-732-3131
Crisis Phone Support / Crisis Line 1-800-267-4930 or 613-732-3131
Fax 613-732-8667
E-Mail wssshs@wsssbmh.org
Website www.wsssbmh.org
Volunteer Coordinator Robyn Voisey, Volunteer/Public Education Coordinator; Email: volunteer.publiceducation@wsssbmh.org
Primary Executive Leigh Sweeney, Executive Director; Email: sweeneyl@wsssbmh.org
Other Details
Established 1979
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community & Social Services * Ministry of Children and Youth Services ; Grants ; Donations
Print Material French resource materials available
Resources Lending Library available Monday-Friday 9-4, call 613-732-7776
Accreditation FOCUS Accreditation - 2012 to 2016 and 2016 to 2020

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