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Contact Information
Alternate Name Access, Information & Referral ; AIR ; Developmental Services Guelph ; EAP ; Employee Assistance Program ; Family Counselling Guelph ; FCSSGW ; High Conflict Communication ; HT1 ; Male Survivor Network ; Male Survivors Network ; Peaceful Alternatives ; Quick Access Walk In Service
Former Name Guelph Wellington Counselling Centre
Office Phone 519-824-2431
Toll Free Phone 1-800-307-7078
Fax 519-824-3598
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Primary Contact Reception; Phone: 519-824-2431 ext 10
Alternate Contact Intake; Phone: 519-824-2431 ext 12
Volunteer Coordinator Jan Penner, Coordinator, Human Resources; Phone: 519-824-2431 ext 23
Primary Executive Joanne Young Evans, Executive Director
Description (Site) Located one block north of Wellington St between Wyndham St S and Neeve St
Site Location Guelph-Downtown Area
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
109 Surrey St E
Guelph, ON N1H 3P7
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Intersection Wyndham St S and Surrey St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Main entrance at rear of building with limited free onsite parking. Free parking on surrounding streets.
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Works collaboratively with the community by providing specialized well-being resources in Guelph Wellington and surrounding area.
Description (Service) Individual, couple, and family counselling:
* Employee Assistance Program (EAP): confidential counselling and referral services for employees and their families
* service coordination / case management services for individuals with a developmental disability and autism spectrum disorder across the age continuum

Support Groups:
* Breaking Free - children who have witnessed family violence
* Child and Youth Sexual Assault Team (CYSAT) - children who have been sexually abused, and for youth at risk for sexually offending
* High Conflict Communication - separating or divorcing families to foster good communication with children and develop a parenting plan

Men and Women:
* Partner Assault Response Program - for individuals who perpetrate violence
* men's and women's groups - individuals surviving childhood sexual abuse
* trauma counselling and support groups
* women who have experienced domestic violence
* member agency of Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario

Consultation and Training:
Employers and community groups with respect to interpersonal work-related issues, stress, parenting, problem solving, conflict management and other areas where personal issues impact work and family life.

**Satellite offices in Mount Forest, Fergus
Hours Mon-Thu 9 am-9 pm, Fri 9 am-5 pm * alternate Sat 9 am-2 pm
Quick Access Walk-In Counselling Service Wed 1 pm-7 pm
Board meetings bi-monthly, fourth Tue of alternating months for approximately two hours, Sep-Jun
Committee work during months that the Board does not meet
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Counselling services: no restrictions 
Access Information and Referral for Developmental Services (AIR): children and youth 17 years and younger with developmental disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder
Application Quick Access Walk-In service for therapeutic counselling * appointment required for other services
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees Service ; Many funded programs at no cost to residents of Guelph and Wellington County who meet admission requirements * subsidized rate available for many services as per sliding fee scale based on household income and family size ; 
Hourly rate for individual, couple, or family counselling is $120 per 50 minute session
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1986
Funding Provincial ; Donations ; United Way ; Fees ; Shared Service Contracts
Print Material Brochures
Service Categories Anger Management ; Autism Therapy ; Case/Care Management ~ Children ; Case/Care Management ~ Youth ; Credit Counselling ; Divorce Counselling ~ Children ; Employee Assistance Programs ; Family Counselling ; General Counselling Services ~ Adult Child Abuse Survivors ; Marriage Counselling ; Personal Financial Counselling ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Children ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Men ; Sexual Assault Counselling ~ Women ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling