Responding to Family Violence Program

ASSIST Community Services Centre


Description
Provides free ongoing services for individuals of all genders who have experienced family violence to access confidential emotional and practical support in both English and Chinese languages.

Service provides:

  • confidential support services for family violence victims

Includes:

  • emotional support and supportive counselling
  • information on family violence and community resources
  • information on the criminal justice system and rights of victims
  • court preparation and support
  • respect and support for victims to make informed choices about their options
  • the use of risk management tools to assist in developing individualized safety plans with victims
  • consultation and referrals
  • advocacy and practical support for victims in seeking financial assistance, housing, legal aid, and in dealing with immigration issues
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • individuals of all genders who have experienced family violence
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call or e-mail for more information or to make a referral

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-919-8527
Web Site
https://assistcsc.org
Email
fvoutreach@assistcsc.org
Languages
Cantonese; English; Mandarin
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: Yes,

Memberships available to individuals and families. Services are available to members and non-members.




Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
April 10, 2024
Location
Edmonton
Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM to 05:00 PM