Chinese Community Response to Family Violence

Case Management

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Description
Provides culturally competent case management services for victims and their family members, along with community outreach and education.

Service offers:

  • support with risk assessment and developing individualized safety plan for at risk and vulnerable community members
  • support for family violence victims / survivors to navigate the justice system
  • interpretation at court if required
  • supportive counselling and court preparation
  • advocacy and support to access housing, financial resources, and legal services
  • information and education of victims regarding their rights
  • promotion of awareness of family violence and providing education and training about family violence to service providers, volunteers and community members
  • training to service providers that includes mainstream providers to enable practices that are sensitive to cultural considerations
Key Provider: case managers, registered social workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to Chinese community members of all ages and their families affected by family violence.
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • call or email
  • visit website for more information
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-261-7956
Telephone
403-991-3255
Web Site
http://www.ccrfv.ca
Email
hearme@telus.net
Languages
Cantonese; Mandarin
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Other
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
November 3, 2017