Algoma Family Services

Site: Sault Ste Marie Office

Service: Creating Connections

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers a 10-week group program for children who have been exposed to and impacted by domestic violence, provided with a concurrent group for mothers 
  • Provides an opportunity for children to meet with other children and know that they are not alone 
  • Provides the "Mothers' Group" that runs at the same time as the children's group, and designed to help mothers support their children through this group process 
  • Offers free transportation to those who do not have an existing mean of transportation
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District
Eligibility Ages: 4 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
Children who have been exposed to and impacted by domestic violence
Application
  • Referrals can be made by a social service or health professional 
  • Mothers and children aged 12 and over must give consent for a referral to be made
Languages English ; French ; French -- Staff person
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-945-5050
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-2237
TTY Phone 705-945-5317
Crisis Phone 705-759-3398
Fax 705-942-9273
E-Mail afs@algomafamilyservices.org
Website www.algomafamilyservices.org
Primary Executive Mr Ali Juma, Chief Executive Officer; Email: ajuma@algomafamilyservices.org
Alternate Executive Sandie Leith, Director of Service
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 205 McNabb St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 1Y3
 
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Intersection McNabb St and Great Northern Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Youth Services ; Fees - Service