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Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture. Mississauga Office

Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture. Mississauga Office
130 Dundas St East Unit 204, Mississauga, ON L5A 3V8
Mississauga
905-277-2288
905-277-8083
Teresa Dremetsikas, Program Manager, tdremets@ccvt.org
Peel and Halton regions
Mon-Thu 9 am-5 pm, Fri 9 am-4 pm * after hours by appointment
Survivors of torture, victims of war and their families
Mental health program
* supportive counselling with referral to additional services as appropriate
* group programs and drop in
* mutual support groups for men, women, children and youth
* crisis intervention
* professional service coordination among physicians or mental health specialists, lawyers, social workers
* legal help

Settlement services
* needs assessment, information and referral, orientation, supportive counselling
* support with immigration documents, finding housing, accessing child care, community and social services
* community support through volunteer befriending, including interpretation and escort to appointments

Children's program -- specialized settlement services for children and their families to deal with trauma and restore family functioning
* homework club

Language and skills training -- English as a Second Language (ESL)
* participates in LINC (Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada) in English, upon assessment by YMCA of Greater Toronto -- see separate entry

Public education program -- community consultation and public information
* International projects
Call for appointment
English
None
Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance; Easy access to elevator; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall; Designated parking at entrance - at rear of building
Non Profit
07-Feb-19
11-Jul-19
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Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture. Mississauga Office
Address: 130 Dundas St East Unit 204, Mississauga, ON L5A 3V8;
Phone: 905-277-2288
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