Guelph-Wellington Women In Crisis

Site: Guelph - Administration Office

Service: Family Court Support Program

Contact Information
Alternate Name FCSP ; Guelph Wellington Women In Crisis
Office Phone 519-836-1110 ext 228 ; 519-836-1110 ext 222
Fax 519-836-1979
E-Mail adminrec@gwwomenincrisis.org
Website www.gwwomenincrisis.org
Primary Executive Sly Castaldi, Executive Director
Site Location Guelph-North East
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
38 Elizabeth St
Guelph, ON N1E 2X2
Intersection Arthur St S and Elizabeth St
Mailing Address PO Box 1451 
Guelph, ON N1H 6N9
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Family Court Support Program -- advocacy and information on the family court process  
* assistance in documenting the history of abuse for family court proceedings 
* referral to specialized services and supports in the community 
* safety planning 
* accompaniment to family court proceedings and lawyers' appointments when appropriate  
* debriefing and discussion of family court outcomes
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Family Court Support Program -- women who have experienced or are experiencing abuse and who are entering, or are currently involved with the Family Court process
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Farsi ; Filipino ; German ; Hindi ; Italian ; Polish ; Punjabi ; Spanish ; Urdu ; Interpretive Services - upon request ; Serbo-Croatian
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of the Attorney General
Resources Other resources:  
* Legal Aid Ontario www.legalaid.on.ca  
* Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO) www.cleo.on.ca/en  
* National Association of Women and the Law nawl.ca/en/  
* Metrac (Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children) www.metrac.org  
* Attorney General www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/ovss/family_court_support_worker_program
Subjects
Service Categories Crime Victim Accompaniment Services ; Domestic/Family Violence Legal Services ; General Crime Victim Assistance