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Vulnerable Populations Abuse Prevention & Intervention

Reach out. We will reach back.

Are you or a loved one experiencing abuse?

Our social work team can help provide you with support.

Book a Phone Appointment Now

If you or your loved one is in immediate danger, call 911.

About Abuse in Vulnerable Populations

Almost 1 in 10 older Canadians have suffered from abuse. Abuse can be physical, verbal, emotional, financial, or caused by neglect.

No one needs to put up with abuse.
Victims of abuse are often harmed by people they trust. Many older adults are hesitant to tell anyone that they feel abused, fearing retaliation, or worse, having to leave their home.

We Can Help

Your privacy and confidentiality are assured.

If you or someone you care for is facing abuse, we provide:

  • Counselling
  • Help in developing a plan to keep safe
  • Information and referral to legal, financial, housing and community resources

Service Area

Our service area spans Major Mackenzie Dr. N to St Clair Ave., and Jane St. to the Don Valley Parkway.

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What Our Clients Are Saying

“Thank you to your social workers for assisting me with moving into safe housing. Your staff are so kind, caring and understanding. Situations like mine can be really challenging, and yet your staff handled it diligently and professionally.”

-Client

 
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