Description & Services
Description (Service) Develops, provides, facilitates and/or coordinates a variety of community and culturally based programs geared to the prevention of individual abuse and family violence, including the following:  
  • Violence awareness and prevention education 
  • Programming for women survivors of abuse or violence 
  • Individual support, case management, advocacy 
  • Access to traditional healing practices/resources 
  • Coordination of a variety of workshops including but not limited to cooking, bannock making, health and nutrition, sewing, painting and self-defense techniques 
  • Referrals to required services such as police services, counselling, social and mental health services 
  • Offers opportunities to participate in community education campaigns and activities in local settings (such as schools) or at local community events such as powwows and health fairs
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Cochrane
Eligibility Off-reserve Status, Non-Status, Inuit and M├ętis individuals/families affected by family violence and/or health concerns
Application Call to arrange a visit to determine eligibility for program requirements
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-272-2562
After Hours Phone Victim Services Toll Free 1-866-264-4208
Crisis Phone 1-705-272-2562 Ext 22
Fax 705-272-2563
E-Mail cwwapano@puc.net
Website www.apano.co
Primary Contact Linda Archibald, Community Wellness Worker; Phone: 705-272-2562 ext 22
Site Location Near the Best Western Swan Castle Inn
Located In Community Cochrane
Address 173 Railway St
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
 
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Intersection Railway St and 6th Ave
Mailing Address c/o Community Wellness Program 
PO Box 1795 
Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible ; Contact office to arrange meeting at an accessible location if required
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Aboriginal Healing and Wellness Strategy (AHWS)