Horizon Women's Centre

Site: Sturgeon Falls - Unpublished

Service: Outreach Program

Description & Services
Public Comments The hours can range from either 8:30 am-4:30 pm or 9 am-5 pm, depending on when the Outreach Worker is in the office.
Description (Service)
  • Provides safety planning to women leaving abusive partners 
  • Educates women about their rights 
  • Provides the opportunity to discuss issues surrounding domestic violence in a group setting 
  • Provides accompaniment to appointments such as court, lawyers offices, police, and hospital 
  • Provides information and referral to the appropriate community services 
  • Advocates for clients to ensure they receive the appropriate services 
  • Provides public education and awareness around the issues of woman abuse and family violence 
  • Offers individual support at the Outreach office, by telephone, or by home visits (if deemed safe for worker)
Hours Mon-Fri hours vary
Areas Served Nipissing District
Eligibility Women who identify themselves as having been physically, emotionally or sexually abused
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-753-5571
Crisis Phone 705-753-1154
Fax 705-753-1945
E-Mail familyresourcecentr1@bellnet.ca
Website horizoncentre.ca/
Primary Executive Linda Lafantasie, Executive Director
Located In Community Sturgeon Falls
Address Sturgeon Falls
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 6228 
Sturgeon Falls, ON P2B 3K6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1984
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services